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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1983
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1988, 2007
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 2000
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1931
Ties: 1922
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Ties: 1953, 1956
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 2016
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917, 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1933, 1934
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 2007
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012, 2016
Ties: 1941
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1931
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 2017
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012, 2016
Ties: 1934
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 1957, 1988, 2002, 2013
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1943, 1953
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1959, 2009
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905, 1906
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1956
Ties: 1923, 1939, 1940, 2009, 2016

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