Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1989
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1943, 1983
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2007, 2014
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1912, 1948
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1979, 2003
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1947, 1948, 2002, 2014
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1898, 1913, 1987, 2013
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1954, 1996
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1913, 1952, 1979, 1986, 1993, 2008, 2009
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1896, 1934, 1971, 1984, 2008
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1977, 2008, 2009
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1930, 1939, 1941, 1954, 1986, 2009
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1947, 1955, 1975, 2004
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1900, 1921, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1986
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1900, 1947, 1948, 1975, 1976
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2013
Ties: 1936, 1942, 1959, 1974, 1976

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/