Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1936, 1973
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1912, 1985
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1956, 1991
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1947, 1985, 2002, 2014
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1921
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1898, 1934, 1952
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1918, 1922, 1930, 1939, 1944, 1946, 1961
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1986, 2009
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1942, 1945, 1986, 2008
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1930
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904, 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1908, 1927, 1964, 1971, 1977, 2003
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1947, 1994
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1928, 1943, 1971, 1976
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1938, 1952, 1956, 1957
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1900, 1947, 1975, 1976, 1985
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2013
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1946, 1975, 1977

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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/