Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1909
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1980
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1895
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1908, 1924
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1898
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1950, 2017
Ties: 1978
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1898, 1912
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1914, 1925, 1927, 1929
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1903
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1931, 1964, 1967
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1900, 1917, 1944, 1979, 1986
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1925, 1979, 1991, 1997, 2009
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1942, 1969, 1978, 1991
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1957, 1970, 1979
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1895, 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1938, 1947, 1950, 1960, 2008
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1900, 1971, 1984
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899, 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1958
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1898
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1935, 1941, 1943, 1959, 1960, 1963, 1993
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1899
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1944, 1947, 1954, 1959, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/