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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1983
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 2000
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1928
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1921, 1999
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1973
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917, 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1923, 1980, 1987, 2010, 2017
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1923, 1957, 1984, 1988, 1991
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1947, 1991, 2006
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2016
Ties: 1914, 1963, 1965, 1994, 2018
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2004
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1919
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2016
Ties: 1913, 1957
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1946, 2013
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1921, 1924, 1946, 1958, 2000, 2005
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905, 1906
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1956
Ties: 1922, 1943, 1949, 1954, 1959, 2001, 2005, 2012, 2017

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