Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1916, 1937
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1997
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1931
Ties: 1993
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1944, 1966, 1974
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1974
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1925, 1972
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1909, 1926, 1963, 2009
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1904, 1951, 1966, 1972
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1916, 1960, 1962
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1901, 1929, 1940, 1968, 1979, 2008
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1945, 1983, 1995
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1928, 1945, 1947, 1980, 1982
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1936, 1947, 1965, 1972, 1984, 1988
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1966, 1982
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018
Ties: 1906, 1960, 1962
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018, 2019
Ties: 1905, 1969, 1980
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1907, 1970

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/