Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1918
1-Month
34.45°F
(1.36°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1983
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2015
Nov–Dec 1918
2-Month
37.48°F
(3.04°C)
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 2000
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 1999
Oct–Dec 1918
3-Month
43.71°F
(6.51°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
0.88°F
(0.49°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1898
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2015
Ties: 1940, 1950
Sep–Dec 1918
4-Month
48.26°F
(9.03°C)
48.33°F
(9.07°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2015
Aug–Dec 1918
5-Month
53.11°F
(11.73°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2015
Jul–Dec 1918
6-Month
56.33°F
(13.52°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2015
Jun–Dec 1918
7-Month
58.45°F
(14.69°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
0.23°F
(0.12°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
May–Dec 1918
8-Month
58.74°F
(14.86°C)
58.46°F
(14.70°C)
0.28°F
(0.16°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2015
Apr–Dec 1918
9-Month
57.66°F
(14.26°C)
57.64°F
(14.24°C)
0.02°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2015
Mar–Dec 1918
10-Month
56.47°F
(13.59°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Ties: 1980
Feb–Dec 1918
11-Month
54.41°F
(12.45°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Ties: 1936
Jan–Dec 1918
12-Month
51.87°F
(11.04°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Ties: 1901, 1961
Jul 1917–Dec 1918
18-Month
53.10°F
(11.72°C)
53.53°F
(11.96°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012, 2016
Ties: 1906, 1972
Jan 1917–Dec 1918
24-Month
50.96°F
(10.53°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-1.05°F
(-0.59°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1979
Jan 1916–Dec 1918
36-Month
50.93°F
(10.52°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-1.08°F
(-0.60°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1905
Jan 1915–Dec 1918
48-Month
51.06°F
(10.59°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.52°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Jan 1914–Dec 1918
60-Month
51.21°F
(10.67°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1920
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/