Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1954
1-Month
44.47°F
(6.93°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
1.71°F
(0.95°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1983
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1939
Nov–Dec 1954
2-Month
50.27°F
(10.15°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
2.54°F
(1.41°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 2000
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1999
Oct–Dec 1954
3-Month
55.92°F
(13.29°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
1.83°F
(1.02°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1999
Sep–Dec 1954
4-Month
61.97°F
(16.65°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
1.95°F
(1.08°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1999
Ties: 2005, 2012
Aug–Dec 1954
5-Month
66.64°F
(19.24°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
1.60°F
(0.88°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1999
Jul–Dec 1954
6-Month
70.42°F
(21.34°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
1.77°F
(0.98°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1939
Ties: 1934
Jun–Dec 1954
7-Month
72.05°F
(22.25°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
1.59°F
(0.88°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1933
Ties: 1956
May–Dec 1954
8-Month
71.98°F
(22.21°C)
70.78°F
(21.54°C)
1.20°F
(0.67°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1934
Ties: 2005
Apr–Dec 1954
9-Month
71.45°F
(21.92°C)
69.97°F
(21.09°C)
1.48°F
(0.83°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Mar–Dec 1954
10-Month
69.38°F
(20.77°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Feb–Dec 1954
11-Month
67.97°F
(19.98°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
1.83°F
(1.01°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan–Dec 1954
12-Month
65.78°F
(18.77°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.78°F
(0.99°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jul 1953–Dec 1954
18-Month
67.42°F
(19.68°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
1.87°F
(1.04°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan 1953–Dec 1954
24-Month
65.77°F
(18.76°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
1.78°F
(0.99°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1913
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Jan 1952–Dec 1954
36-Month
65.41°F
(18.56°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.43°F
(0.79°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 1951–Dec 1954
48-Month
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.88°F
(0.49°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Jan 1950–Dec 1954
60-Month
64.61°F
(18.12°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/