Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1913, 1950, 2019
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1938, 1969, 1987
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904, 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1956
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904, 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1982
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 2017
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1938, 1983
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1949, 2018
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1973, 1991
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010
Ties: 1983
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010, 2012
Ties: 1987, 2019
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1932, 1987, 2007, 2009
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1915, 1919, 1939, 1958, 1968, 1982
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1999, 2011, 2012
Ties: 1930, 1989
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1905, 1906
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1948, 1957, 1979, 1987, 1989
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013
Ties: 1974, 1977, 1979, 1980
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013, 2014
Ties: 1960, 1973, 1976, 1979, 1982, 1989

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/