Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1965
1-Month
25.97°F
(-3.35°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
3.37°F
(1.87°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1909
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1959
Nov–Dec 1965
2-Month
29.90°F
(-1.17°C)
26.64°F
(-2.98°C)
3.26°F
(1.81°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1965
3-Month
33.67°F
(0.93°C)
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
2.11°F
(1.17°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Sep–Dec 1965
4-Month
37.81°F
(3.23°C)
36.65°F
(2.58°C)
1.16°F
(0.65°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1939
Aug–Dec 1965
5-Month
41.91°F
(5.51°C)
41.12°F
(5.07°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Jul–Dec 1965
6-Month
44.89°F
(7.16°C)
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1984
Jun–Dec 1965
7-Month
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 2009
May–Dec 1965
8-Month
46.52°F
(8.07°C)
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1947
Apr–Dec 1965
9-Month
45.82°F
(7.68°C)
45.32°F
(7.40°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1957
Mar–Dec 1965
10-Month
43.67°F
(6.48°C)
43.79°F
(6.55°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1901
Feb–Dec 1965
11-Month
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
-0.29°F
(-0.16°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Jan–Dec 1965
12-Month
39.89°F
(4.38°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Jul 1964–Dec 1965
18-Month
41.21°F
(5.12°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1949
Jan 1964–Dec 1965
24-Month
39.66°F
(4.26°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.20°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Jan 1963–Dec 1965
36-Month
39.72°F
(4.29°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1945, 1949, 1977
Jan 1962–Dec 1965
48-Month
39.75°F
(4.31°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1919
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1945
Jan 1961–Dec 1965
60-Month
39.79°F
(4.33°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1920
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1927

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