Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1943
1-Month
42.93°F
(6.07°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
0.17°F
(0.09°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1983
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1939
Nov–Dec 1943
2-Month
47.93°F
(8.85°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 2000
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1999
Oct–Dec 1943
3-Month
54.27°F
(12.37°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1972
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1999
Sep–Dec 1943
4-Month
60.30°F
(15.72°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1972
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1999
Aug–Dec 1943
5-Month
65.64°F
(18.69°C)
65.05°F
(18.36°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1972
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1999
Jul–Dec 1943
6-Month
69.32°F
(20.73°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1972
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1939
Jun–Dec 1943
7-Month
70.99°F
(21.66°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1972
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1933
Ties: 2008
May–Dec 1943
8-Month
71.14°F
(21.74°C)
70.77°F
(21.54°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Apr–Dec 1943
9-Month
70.57°F
(21.43°C)
69.96°F
(21.09°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1972
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1962
Mar–Dec 1943
10-Month
68.59°F
(20.33°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1912
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2012
Ties: 1955
Feb–Dec 1943
11-Month
66.80°F
(19.33°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
0.66°F
(0.36°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan–Dec 1943
12-Month
64.60°F
(18.11°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.59°F
(0.33°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1912
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1936
Jul 1942–Dec 1943
18-Month
66.05°F
(18.92°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
0.49°F
(0.28°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1912
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2012
Ties: 1932
Jan 1942–Dec 1943
24-Month
64.22°F
(17.90°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1913
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Jan 1941–Dec 1943
36-Month
64.17°F
(17.87°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2017
Jan 1940–Dec 1943
48-Month
64.06°F
(17.81°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1906
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Jan 1939–Dec 1943
60-Month
64.43°F
(18.02°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/