Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1966
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1959, 1966, 1972, 1988, 2018
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1920, 2009
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1959, 2014
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1953
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1961, 2003
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1911, 1973, 2017
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1973
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1918
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1971, 1975
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904, 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1936, 1956, 1961, 1988, 2014
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1908, 1934, 1935, 1943, 1961, 1962, 1965
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1906, 1910, 1936, 1958, 1961, 1972, 1977, 1980, 1981
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1912, 1936, 1960, 1966, 1981
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2013
Ties: 1964, 1966, 1967, 1979, 1981
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012, 2013
Ties: 1909, 1964, 1965, 1980

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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/