Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1945

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1945
1-Month
29.08°F
(-1.62°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
-3.60°F
(-2.00°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1983
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Nov–Dec 1945
2-Month
35.54°F
(1.97°C)
37.18°F
(2.88°C)
-1.64°F
(-0.91°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1935 2000
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1999
Oct–Dec 1945
3-Month
41.74°F
(5.41°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
-1.09°F
(-0.61°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1898
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Sep–Dec 1945
4-Month
47.56°F
(8.64°C)
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.44°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Aug–Dec 1945
5-Month
52.48°F
(11.38°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.34°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Jul–Dec 1945
6-Month
55.88°F
(13.27°C)
56.50°F
(13.61°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.34°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Jun–Dec 1945
7-Month
57.31°F
(14.06°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
-0.91°F
(-0.51°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
May–Dec 1945
8-Month
57.43°F
(14.13°C)
58.46°F
(14.70°C)
-1.03°F
(-0.57°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Apr–Dec 1945
9-Month
56.63°F
(13.68°C)
57.64°F
(14.24°C)
-1.01°F
(-0.56°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2015
Ties: 1920
Mar–Dec 1945
10-Month
55.52°F
(13.07°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1935
Feb–Dec 1945
11-Month
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1897, 1971
Jan–Dec 1945
12-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Jul 1944–Dec 1945
18-Month
53.26°F
(11.81°C)
53.53°F
(11.96°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012, 2016
Jan 1944–Dec 1945
24-Month
51.79°F
(10.99°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Jan 1943–Dec 1945
36-Month
51.88°F
(11.04°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.08°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2017
Jan 1942–Dec 1945
48-Month
51.87°F
(11.04°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1963
Jan 1941–Dec 1945
60-Month
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1920
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1953

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/