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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1926
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2000
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1993
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1940
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 2015
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1956, 1965
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1980, 1999, 2017
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1947, 1956, 1999, 2018
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1914, 1947
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1914, 1930, 1948, 1962, 1978
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2016
Ties: 1934, 1939
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1930
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1986
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2016
Ties: 1975, 1984, 2003
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1923, 1935, 1940, 1972, 1993
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1948
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1986, 1995
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1925, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1953, 1965, 1966, 1968, 1984, 1986, 1996

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