Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1969
1-Month
23.81°F
(-4.55°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
1.21°F
(0.67°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1909
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Nov–Dec 1969
2-Month
26.90°F
(-2.83°C)
26.63°F
(-2.98°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Oct–Dec 1969
3-Month
31.26°F
(-0.41°C)
31.57°F
(-0.24°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Sep–Dec 1969
4-Month
36.66°F
(2.59°C)
36.64°F
(2.58°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Aug–Dec 1969
5-Month
41.25°F
(5.14°C)
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1996
Jul–Dec 1969
6-Month
44.61°F
(7.01°C)
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
0.24°F
(0.14°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Jun–Dec 1969
7-Month
46.02°F
(7.79°C)
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1979
May–Dec 1969
8-Month
46.28°F
(7.93°C)
46.15°F
(7.86°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1956
Apr–Dec 1969
9-Month
45.58°F
(7.54°C)
45.32°F
(7.40°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Mar–Dec 1969
10-Month
43.48°F
(6.38°C)
43.79°F
(6.55°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1899
Feb–Dec 1969
11-Month
41.63°F
(5.35°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1908
Jan–Dec 1969
12-Month
39.81°F
(4.34°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Jul 1968–Dec 1969
18-Month
41.10°F
(5.06°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Jan 1968–Dec 1969
24-Month
39.62°F
(4.23°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1966
Jan 1967–Dec 1969
36-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.22°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1967, 1970
Jan 1966–Dec 1969
48-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1919
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Jan 1965–Dec 1969
60-Month
39.63°F
(4.24°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.37°F
(-0.20°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1920
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1908

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/