Climate at a Glance

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1909, 1932
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1917
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1931
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1917
Ties: 1982
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1919
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1950
Ties: 1899, 1970
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1971
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2014
Ties: 1959, 2006, 2019
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1916
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1995, 2012
Ties: 1954, 1986, 1992, 2006
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1916
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2014
Ties: 1945, 1976
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1916
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1931, 1954, 1961, 1998
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1916
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2001, 2012, 2017
Ties: 1918, 1919, 1925, 1956, 1983
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1955, 1976
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1934
Ties: 1955, 1976, 1993
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1911, 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1934
Ties: 1896, 1924, 1935, 1942, 1978, 1983
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1944
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1934
Ties: 1904, 1918, 1935, 1972, 1976, 1978, 1998
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1912, 1913
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 1980, 1988, 1990, 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1912, 1913
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2015
Ties: 1957
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1913
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1901, 1921, 1937, 1968
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1914
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1953, 1956
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899, 1915, 1916
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1962, 1981, 1989, 1991

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/