Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1989
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1902, 1961
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1908, 1930
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1912, 1918
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1947, 1983
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1936
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1908, 1923, 1933, 1942, 1947, 1977
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1906, 1936, 1946, 1982
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Ties: 1898, 1913, 1936, 1957
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1946, 1957, 2007
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904, 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1932, 1952, 2004
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1919, 1971, 1984
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1986, 2015
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1948, 1952, 1956, 1957
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1941, 1945, 1959, 1977, 1984, 1995, 1997
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012, 2013
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1925, 1941, 1958, 1996, 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/