Climate at a Glance

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Mid-Atlantic Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1925, 2017
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1981
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1905, 1992
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1918, 1947, 1986, 1987
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1985, 2014
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1982
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1934, 1936, 1982, 2013
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1949
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1953, 2001
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904, 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2012
Ties: 1921, 1949, 2010
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2016
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2013
Ties: 2009, 2015
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1907
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2013

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