Climate at a Glance

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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1983
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 2000
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1916, 1947
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 2019
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1934, 1958, 1992, 1997
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1952
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1920, 1958, 1986
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1962, 2004
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1993, 2008, 2009, 2014
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1920, 1945, 1992, 2008
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1968
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1943, 1968
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1928, 1967, 1985, 2013
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1910, 1969, 1978, 1996
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2018
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1981
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1909, 1951, 1978, 1982, 1985, 1997
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905, 1906
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1971, 1985, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/