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 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2011
1-Month
45.52°F
(7.51°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
2.76°F
(1.53°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1983
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2021
Ties: 2004
Nov–Dec 2011
2-Month
50.30°F
(10.17°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
2.57°F
(1.43°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 2000
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1999
Oct–Dec 2011
3-Month
56.14°F
(13.41°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
2.05°F
(1.14°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1999
Sep–Dec 2011
4-Month
61.96°F
(16.64°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
1.94°F
(1.07°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2021
Aug–Dec 2011
5-Month
67.24°F
(19.58°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
2.20°F
(1.22°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Jul–Dec 2011
6-Month
70.85°F
(21.58°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
2.20°F
(1.22°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1933
Jun–Dec 2011
7-Month
72.54°F
(22.52°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
2.08°F
(1.15°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
May–Dec 2011
8-Month
72.38°F
(22.43°C)
70.78°F
(21.54°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Ties: 1953, 1956
Apr–Dec 2011
9-Month
71.47°F
(21.93°C)
69.97°F
(21.09°C)
1.50°F
(0.84°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1972
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Mar–Dec 2011
10-Month
69.75°F
(20.97°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
1.48°F
(0.82°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–Dec 2011
11-Month
67.45°F
(19.69°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
1.31°F
(0.72°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan–Dec 2011
12-Month
65.16°F
(18.42°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jul 2010–Dec 2011
18-Month
66.72°F
(19.29°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
1.16°F
(0.65°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Jan 2010–Dec 2011
24-Month
64.91°F
(18.28°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1931
Jan 2009–Dec 2011
36-Month
64.67°F
(18.15°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Jan 2008–Dec 2011
48-Month
64.61°F
(18.12°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1906
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2018
Jan 2007–Dec 2011
60-Month
64.82°F
(18.23°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.85°F
(0.47°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016

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