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 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2014
1-Month
36.81°F
(2.67°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
4.13°F
(2.29°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1983
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Nov–Dec 2014
2-Month
38.03°F
(3.35°C)
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
0.84°F
(0.47°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 2000
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1999
Ties: 1974
Oct–Dec 2014
3-Month
44.33°F
(6.85°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
1.50°F
(0.83°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1898
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Sep–Dec 2014
4-Month
49.80°F
(9.89°C)
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Aug–Dec 2014
5-Month
54.29°F
(12.38°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Ties: 2010
Jul–Dec 2014
6-Month
57.46°F
(14.14°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
0.95°F
(0.52°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Jun–Dec 2014
7-Month
59.19°F
(15.11°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
May–Dec 2014
8-Month
59.45°F
(15.25°C)
58.47°F
(14.71°C)
0.98°F
(0.54°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Ties: 1953
Apr–Dec 2014
9-Month
58.59°F
(14.77°C)
57.65°F
(14.25°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2015
Mar–Dec 2014
10-Month
56.78°F
(13.77°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
0.75°F
(0.42°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–Dec 2014
11-Month
54.54°F
(12.52°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–Dec 2014
12-Month
52.54°F
(11.41°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2013–Dec 2014
18-Month
53.93°F
(12.18°C)
53.52°F
(11.96°C)
0.41°F
(0.22°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2012, 2016
Ties: 1935, 1946
Jan 2013–Dec 2014
24-Month
52.48°F
(11.38°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Jan 2012–Dec 2014
36-Month
53.42°F
(11.90°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.41°F
(0.78°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Jan 2011–Dec 2014
48-Month
53.36°F
(11.87°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.36°F
(0.76°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2018
Ties: 2003
Jan 2010–Dec 2014
60-Month
53.28°F
(11.82°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.30°F
(0.72°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1920
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018

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  • 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/