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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
22.4°F
(-5.3°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1983
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest to Date 1985
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2001
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1931, 2015
Ties: 1911
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
Ties: 1925
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
Ties: 1925, 1972
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
Ties: 1898, 1925, 1945
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
Ties: 1895, 1932, 1958, 1968, 2009
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 1931
Ties: 1895
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1895 2012
Ties: 1906, 1958, 1966, 1983
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
81st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1915, 1927, 1935, 1962, 1982, 1992
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
74th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1919, 1925, 1932, 1947, 1959, 1961, 1971
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest to Date 1904, 1917, 1951
84th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1989, 2009
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1951
103rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Ties: 1907, 1927, 1970

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