Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
7.1°F
(3.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1989
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Ties: 1982
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2001
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2006
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2001, 2006, 2007
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1931
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2011, 2016
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1999, 2011
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2013
Ties: 1932, 1934, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1956
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012, 2013
Ties: 1949, 1954, 1990

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