Climate at a Glance

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Souris-Red-Rainy Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
10.6°F
(-11.9°C)
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1939
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1927
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Ties: 1957
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1919
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1975
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1919
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1928, 1944, 2003
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1948
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1943, 1948
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1943
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1927
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1913, 1944, 1949, 1975, 1980
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1927
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1913, 1949
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1941, 2007
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1987
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1950
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1987
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2016
Ties: 1988, 2000, 2007
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917, 1951
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2016
Ties: 2011
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1951
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1922, 1984, 1985, 1986, 2015, 2019
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1919
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1960, 1962, 1995
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1957, 1961, 1962, 1983, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/