Climate at a Glance

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Ohio River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1984
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1915
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1906, 1912, 1920, 1961, 1985, 2006
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1902, 1927, 1954, 1987
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1940, 1986, 2004, 2017
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1940, 1947, 1952, 1975, 1978, 1986
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1914, 1977
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1965, 1977, 2020
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1899, 1939, 2002, 2006
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1900, 1959
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1925
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904, 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2016
Ties: 1956, 1971
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1920, 1930, 1937, 1940, 1943, 1971, 1983, 1994, 2015
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1980
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1898, 1938, 1949, 1998
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1911, 1940, 1942, 1952, 1989, 1998
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1980
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1938, 1946, 1987, 1995

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/