Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 2004, 2009, 2012
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1990, 2005, 2018
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1973, 2010
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1975
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1896, 1934, 1984, 1985, 2008
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1952, 1982
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1970, 1975
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904, 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1908, 1927, 1948, 1964, 1977, 2003
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1919, 1938, 1984
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1928, 1943, 1948, 1976
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1937, 1941
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013
Ties: 1903, 1915, 1943, 1961, 1978, 1982
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012, 2013
Ties: 1910, 1962, 1968, 1981, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/