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 December 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2006
1-Month
47.10°F
(8.39°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
4.34°F
(2.41°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1983
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2021
Ties: 1999
Nov–Dec 2006
2-Month
51.32°F
(10.73°C)
47.74°F
(8.74°C)
3.58°F
(1.99°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 2000
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1999
Oct–Dec 2006
3-Month
55.77°F
(13.21°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
1.68°F
(0.94°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1972
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1999
Sep–Dec 2006
4-Month
60.79°F
(15.99°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
0.77°F
(0.42°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1972
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2021
Ties: 1941
Aug–Dec 2006
5-Month
65.86°F
(18.81°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
0.82°F
(0.45°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1972
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2021
Jul–Dec 2006
6-Month
69.81°F
(21.01°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
1.16°F
(0.65°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1972
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2021
Jun–Dec 2006
7-Month
71.85°F
(22.14°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1972
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2021
May–Dec 2006
8-Month
72.31°F
(22.39°C)
70.78°F
(21.54°C)
1.53°F
(0.85°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Apr–Dec 2006
9-Month
71.88°F
(22.16°C)
69.96°F
(21.09°C)
1.92°F
(1.07°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Mar–Dec 2006
10-Month
70.06°F
(21.14°C)
68.26°F
(20.14°C)
1.80°F
(1.00°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Feb–Dec 2006
11-Month
67.94°F
(19.97°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
1.80°F
(1.00°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jan–Dec 2006
12-Month
66.41°F
(19.12°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
2.41°F
(1.34°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jul 2005–Dec 2006
18-Month
67.74°F
(19.86°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
2.19°F
(1.22°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1912
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan 2005–Dec 2006
24-Month
65.95°F
(18.86°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
1.96°F
(1.09°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1913
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Jan 2004–Dec 2006
36-Month
65.51°F
(18.62°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
1.52°F
(0.85°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Jan 2003–Dec 2006
48-Month
65.41°F
(18.56°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.44°F
(0.80°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1906
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Jan 2002–Dec 2006
60-Month
65.36°F
(18.53°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.40°F
(0.77°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/