Climate at a Glance

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1909, 1932
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1917
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1917
Ties: 1895, 1905, 1911, 1924, 1992
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1919
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1950
Ties: 1951
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1971
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1978
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1916
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1995, 2012
Ties: 1931, 1961
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1916
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2014
Ties: 1982, 1993
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1916
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1907, 1941, 1972
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1916
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2001, 2012, 2017
Ties: 1909, 1923, 1965, 1978
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1895, 1899, 1909, 1920, 1930, 1965, 1978
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1916 1912
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1916, 1971
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1911, 1912
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1944
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1898, 1917, 1922, 1932, 1975, 1982
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1912, 1913
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912, 1913
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1952, 1971, 1983
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1913
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1919, 1933, 1944, 1951, 1966, 1973
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1914
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1911, 1923, 1924, 1945, 1952
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1899, 1915, 1916
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1912, 1920, 1949

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