Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1955
1-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1989
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Nov–Dec 1955
2-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Oct–Dec 1955
3-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Sep–Dec 1955
4-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1924, 1967
Aug–Dec 1955
5-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1916, 1933, 1945, 1966
Jul–Dec 1955
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1906, 1918, 1927, 1934, 1968, 1978
Jun–Dec 1955
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2015
Ties: 1896, 1918, 1943, 1944, 1964, 1966
May–Dec 1955
8-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1912, 1932, 1965, 1983
Apr–Dec 1955
9-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1922, 1952, 1975, 1977, 2003
Mar–Dec 1955
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 1922, 1979, 2003, 2009, 2013
Feb–Dec 1955
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1952, 1986, 2013
Jan–Dec 1955
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1984
Jul 1954–Dec 1955
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1937, 1959, 1975, 2003
Jan 1954–Dec 1955
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1947, 1975, 1985, 2004
Jan 1953–Dec 1955
36-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1953, 2004, 2009
Jan 1952–Dec 1955
48-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1954, 1992, 2003
Jan 1951–Dec 1955
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012, 2013
Ties: 1933

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/