Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
24.21°F
(-4.33°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
1.61°F
(0.89°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1909
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
27.60°F
(-2.44°C)
26.64°F
(-2.98°C)
0.96°F
(0.54°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
31.57°F
(-0.24°C)
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
0.01°F
(0.00°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
37.02°F
(2.79°C)
36.65°F
(2.58°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
0.44°F
(0.25°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1946
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
44.97°F
(7.21°C)
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
0.60°F
(0.34°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
46.46°F
(8.03°C)
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
46.62°F
(8.12°C)
46.15°F
(7.86°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
45.71°F
(7.62°C)
45.32°F
(7.40°C)
0.39°F
(0.22°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
43.97°F
(6.65°C)
43.78°F
(6.54°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1984
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
42.01°F
(5.56°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
40.33°F
(4.63°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.30°F
(0.17°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
41.75°F
(5.42°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1973
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
39.69°F
(4.27°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
39.57°F
(4.21°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1926, 1978
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
39.81°F
(4.34°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1919
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1962
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
39.62°F
(4.23°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/