Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1928
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1961, 1977, 1996
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1897
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1918, 1947, 1987, 2002
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1993
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1908, 1922, 1930, 1939, 1988
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1920, 1928, 1968, 1978, 1995
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1913, 1952, 1979, 1985, 1993, 2008, 2009
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1911, 1942, 1948, 2009
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1942, 1945, 1948, 2008
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1952, 1955, 2013
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904, 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1930, 1939, 1941, 1954, 1985, 2009
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1922, 1957, 1974, 1983
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1938, 2015
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1900, 1921, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1985
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2013
Ties: 1922, 1931, 1951, 1994
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2013
Ties: 1931, 1951, 1988

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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/