Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
22.62°F
(-5.21°C)
22.60°F
(-5.22°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1909
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
27.90°F
(-2.28°C)
26.64°F
(-2.98°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 1933, 1971
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
33.03°F
(0.57°C)
31.56°F
(-0.24°C)
1.47°F
(0.81°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
38.25°F
(3.47°C)
36.65°F
(2.58°C)
1.60°F
(0.89°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
42.69°F
(5.94°C)
41.13°F
(5.07°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
45.93°F
(7.74°C)
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2015
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
47.50°F
(8.61°C)
45.98°F
(7.77°C)
1.52°F
(0.84°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
47.45°F
(8.58°C)
46.16°F
(7.87°C)
1.29°F
(0.71°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Ties: 2010
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
46.55°F
(8.08°C)
45.32°F
(7.40°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
44.96°F
(7.20°C)
43.78°F
(6.54°C)
1.18°F
(0.66°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2015
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
43.40°F
(6.33°C)
41.88°F
(5.49°C)
1.52°F
(0.84°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2016
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
41.78°F
(5.43°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.74°F
(0.96°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
43.10°F
(6.17°C)
41.48°F
(5.27°C)
1.62°F
(0.90°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2016
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
41.67°F
(5.37°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.56°F
(0.86°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
41.49°F
(5.27°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.48°F
(0.82°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1919
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
41.54°F
(5.30°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.54°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1920
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019

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