Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1900
1-Month
44.67°F
(7.04°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
1.91°F
(1.06°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1983
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2021
Nov–Dec 1900
2-Month
48.47°F
(9.15°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 2000
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1899 1999
Oct–Dec 1900
3-Month
54.95°F
(12.75°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
44th Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Sep–Dec 1900
4-Month
60.46°F
(15.81°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2021
Ties: 1908, 1942, 1960
Aug–Dec 1900
5-Month
65.54°F
(18.63°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1973
Jul–Dec 1900
6-Month
68.98°F
(20.54°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
0.33°F
(0.18°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
50th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1973
Jun–Dec 1900
7-Month
71.05°F
(21.69°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
0.59°F
(0.32°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
May–Dec 1900
8-Month
71.53°F
(21.96°C)
70.77°F
(21.54°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
35th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1994
Apr–Dec 1900
9-Month
70.63°F
(21.46°C)
69.97°F
(21.09°C)
0.66°F
(0.37°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1972
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Mar–Dec 1900
10-Month
68.86°F
(20.48°C)
68.26°F
(20.14°C)
0.60°F
(0.34°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Dec 1900
11-Month
66.44°F
(19.13°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
0.30°F
(0.16°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
52nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–Dec 1900
12-Month
64.59°F
(18.11°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1899–Dec 1900
18-Month
66.02°F
(18.90°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1899–Dec 1900
24-Month
63.76°F
(17.64°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.14°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1913
80th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1909, 1945
Jan 1898–Dec 1900
36-Month
63.61°F
(17.56°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1905
95th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 1897–Dec 1900
48-Month
63.56°F
(17.53°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1906
100th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jan 1896–Dec 1900
60-Month
63.59°F
(17.55°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1907
99th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/