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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1983
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2021
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 2000
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1936
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1959, 1980
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1905, 1914, 1983
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1944, 1966
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1955
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1916, 1920
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1948, 1962, 1973, 1978, 1984
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2016
Ties: 1930, 1955, 1988, 2019
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1913, 1955, 1956, 1959, 1964
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1911, 1949, 1956
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2016
Ties: 1914
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1941, 1949, 1975
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1937, 1945, 1950, 1985, 2015
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1912, 1951, 1963, 1970
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1926, 1962

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