Climate at a Glance

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Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1903
1-Month
19.09°F
(-7.17°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
-3.51°F
(-1.95°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1909
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Nov–Dec 1903
2-Month
23.92°F
(-4.49°C)
26.64°F
(-2.98°C)
-2.72°F
(-1.51°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Oct–Dec 1903
3-Month
29.49°F
(-1.39°C)
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
-2.07°F
(-1.15°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1976
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Sep–Dec 1903
4-Month
34.56°F
(1.42°C)
36.64°F
(2.58°C)
-2.08°F
(-1.16°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Aug–Dec 1903
5-Month
39.34°F
(4.08°C)
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
-1.79°F
(-0.99°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Jul–Dec 1903
6-Month
42.63°F
(5.91°C)
44.36°F
(6.87°C)
-1.73°F
(-0.96°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Jun–Dec 1903
7-Month
44.20°F
(6.78°C)
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
-1.77°F
(-0.98°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
May–Dec 1903
8-Month
44.58°F
(6.99°C)
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
-1.58°F
(-0.88°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Apr–Dec 1903
9-Month
43.84°F
(6.58°C)
45.32°F
(7.40°C)
-1.48°F
(-0.82°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Mar–Dec 1903
10-Month
42.63°F
(5.91°C)
43.78°F
(6.54°C)
-1.15°F
(-0.63°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2015
Ties: 1951
Feb–Dec 1903
11-Month
40.36°F
(4.64°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
-1.52°F
(-0.85°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Jan–Dec 1903
12-Month
38.75°F
(3.75°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.29°F
(-0.72°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Jul 1902–Dec 1903
18-Month
40.48°F
(4.71°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
-1.00°F
(-0.56°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2016
Ties: 1924
Jan 1902–Dec 1903
24-Month
39.27°F
(4.04°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1930
Jan 1901–Dec 1903
36-Month
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1899
Jan 1900–Dec 1903
48-Month
39.82°F
(4.34°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1919
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1900
Jan 1899–Dec 1903
60-Month
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.18°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2019
Ties: 1966, 1972

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