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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
22.4°F
(-5.3°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1983
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2015
Ties: 1897, 1972
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1985
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2001
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931, 2015
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Ties: 1896, 1925, 1945
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Ties: 1925, 1929, 1967, 2000
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Ties: 1935
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1931
Ties: 1909
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2012
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1985, 2008
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1897 2012
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1943
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1906, 1997
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1904, 1917, 1951
72nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1906, 2019
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1896 1951
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1897 1999
Ties: 1930, 1960, 1961, 1968, 1969, 1993, 1994
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1930, 1963, 1966, 1981
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1905
100th Warmest Warmest to Date 2001
Ties: 1912

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/