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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1983
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 2000
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1923, 1987
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1931
Ties: 1965
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917, 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917, 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1938, 2007
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2007, 2012
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1987
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012, 2016
Ties: 1931, 1954
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1905
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1992
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1953, 1989, 2014
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2018
Ties: 1940, 1944, 1947
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1923, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1949, 1954, 1959, 1989, 1993

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