Climate at a Glance

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Upper Mississippi River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2019
1-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
22.4°F
(-5.3°C)
5.5°F
(3.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1983
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2015
Ties: 2002, 2014
Nov–Dec 2019
2-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1985
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2001
Ties: 1904
Oct–Dec 2019
3-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931, 2015
Ties: 1921, 1968, 1980
Sep–Dec 2019
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Aug–Dec 2019
5-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1905, 1906, 1988, 2002
Jul–Dec 2019
6-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1931
Ties: 1920, 1980, 1982, 2004, 2017
Jun–Dec 2019
7-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1931
Ties: 1901
May–Dec 2019
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1931
Ties: 1912, 1986, 1990
Apr–Dec 2019
9-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1931
Ties: 1946, 1984
Mar–Dec 2019
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1942
Feb–Dec 2019
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1914, 1976
Jan–Dec 2019
12-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jul 2018–Dec 2019
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904, 1917, 1951
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1898, 1906
Jan 2018–Dec 2019
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1999
Ties: 1909, 1965, 1995
Jan 2017–Dec 2019
36-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1939, 2011
Jan 2016–Dec 2019
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2001
Ties: 2017
Jan 2015–Dec 2019
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Ties: 2003

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/