Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1902
1-Month
40.19°F
(4.55°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
-2.57°F
(-1.43°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1983
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1939
Nov–Dec 1902
2-Month
46.87°F
(8.26°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 2000
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1999
Oct–Dec 1902
3-Month
53.68°F
(12.04°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1999
Sep–Dec 1902
4-Month
59.25°F
(15.14°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1999
Aug–Dec 1902
5-Month
64.29°F
(17.94°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1999
Jul–Dec 1902
6-Month
67.73°F
(19.85°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.51°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1939
Jun–Dec 1902
7-Month
69.65°F
(20.92°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1933
May–Dec 1902
8-Month
70.25°F
(21.25°C)
70.78°F
(21.54°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.29°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 1934
Ties: 1929
Apr–Dec 1902
9-Month
69.49°F
(20.83°C)
69.97°F
(21.09°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.26°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1972
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Mar–Dec 1902
10-Month
67.77°F
(19.87°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1912
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Feb–Dec 1902
11-Month
65.42°F
(18.57°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Jan–Dec 1902
12-Month
63.38°F
(17.43°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.35°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1904
Jul 1901–Dec 1902
18-Month
65.34°F
(18.52°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1912
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1966
Jan 1901–Dec 1902
24-Month
63.67°F
(17.59°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1913
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1978
Jan 1900–Dec 1902
36-Month
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1905
64th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 1899–Dec 1902
48-Month
63.72°F
(17.62°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.15°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1906
84th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jan 1898–Dec 1902
60-Month
63.63°F
(17.57°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.19°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2016
Ties: 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/