Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1990
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1917
Ties: 2004
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1985
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1917
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1985
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1917
Ties: 1910, 1941
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1917
Ties: 1967, 1976, 2011
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1917, 2014
Ties: 1943, 2008, 2016
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1985
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2014
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1916
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1979, 2001, 2018
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1997
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1904, 1989
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1916
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1949, 1990, 2005
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1955
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1915, 1938, 1973, 1977, 1980, 1990
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1916
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1938, 1947, 2010
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1985
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1953, 1995
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1967, 2001
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1913
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1942
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913, 1914, 1919
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016, 2017
Ties: 1940
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1913
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 2001

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