Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1926

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1926
1-Month
21.81°F
(-5.66°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1909
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2015
Nov–Dec 1926
2-Month
25.78°F
(-3.46°C)
26.64°F
(-2.98°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.48°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1976
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2015
Oct–Dec 1926
3-Month
31.45°F
(-0.31°C)
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.07°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Ties: 1959
Sep–Dec 1926
4-Month
36.58°F
(2.54°C)
36.65°F
(2.58°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Ties: 1902, 1927
Aug–Dec 1926
5-Month
41.17°F
(5.09°C)
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Ties: 1942
Jul–Dec 1926
6-Month
44.29°F
(6.83°C)
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
-0.08°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Jun–Dec 1926
7-Month
45.76°F
(7.64°C)
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2015
Ties: 1925
May–Dec 1926
8-Month
45.99°F
(7.77°C)
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1976
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Apr–Dec 1926
9-Month
45.03°F
(7.24°C)
45.31°F
(7.39°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2015
Mar–Dec 1926
10-Month
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
43.79°F
(6.55°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2015
Ties: 1915
Feb–Dec 1926
11-Month
41.83°F
(5.46°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
-0.05°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2016
Ties: 1958
Jan–Dec 1926
12-Month
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2016
Jul 1925–Dec 1926
18-Month
41.31°F
(5.17°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1970
Jan 1925–Dec 1926
24-Month
40.22°F
(4.57°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2017
Jan 1924–Dec 1926
36-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2017
Ties: 1978, 1980
Jan 1923–Dec 1926
48-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.21°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1919
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2018
Ties: 1899, 1925
Jan 1922–Dec 1926
60-Month
39.71°F
(4.28°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2019

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