Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1990
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1917
Ties: 2005
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1917
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1985
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1917
Ties: 1972
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1985
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1917
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1917, 2014
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1928, 1946, 1955, 1959, 1982
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2014
Ties: 2000
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1916
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1941, 1952, 1992, 2009
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1916
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1901, 1918, 1957
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1916
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1918, 1943, 1960, 2008
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1916
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1942, 1960, 1996
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1955
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1937, 1966, 2000
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1916
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1990, 1991, 1997
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1985
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1963, 1968, 1980, 1997, 2019
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1901, 1925, 1947, 1963
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1913
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1928, 1947, 1954, 1962, 1982, 1983
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913, 1914, 1919
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016, 2017
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1913
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1937, 1944, 1969, 1970, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/