Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1895
1-Month
31.71°F
(-0.16°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
36th Coolest Coolest to Date 1983
89th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1955
Nov–Dec 1895
2-Month
35.43°F
(1.91°C)
37.18°F
(2.88°C)
-1.75°F
(-0.97°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 2000
106th Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Oct–Dec 1895
3-Month
40.57°F
(4.76°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
-2.26°F
(-1.26°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1898
118th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1895
4-Month
46.82°F
(8.23°C)
48.33°F
(9.07°C)
-1.51°F
(-0.84°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
116th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1895
5-Month
51.78°F
(10.99°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
-1.31°F
(-0.73°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
116th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1895
6-Month
55.02°F
(12.79°C)
56.50°F
(13.61°C)
-1.48°F
(-0.82°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
121st Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jun–Dec 1895
7-Month
56.85°F
(13.81°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
-1.37°F
(-0.76°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
120th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
May–Dec 1895
8-Month
57.24°F
(14.02°C)
58.47°F
(14.71°C)
-1.23°F
(-0.69°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
120th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1895
9-Month
56.75°F
(13.75°C)
57.64°F
(14.24°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
110th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Mar–Dec 1895
10-Month
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
114th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Dec 1895
11-Month
52.49°F
(11.38°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
-1.52°F
(-0.85°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Dec 1895
12-Month
50.34°F
(10.19°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-1.68°F
(-0.93°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012

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