Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
23.7°F
(-4.6°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1936
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1912, 2005
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904, 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 2005
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904, 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1953, 1990, 1998
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 2014
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1931
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1952, 1984, 2003
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1981, 1987, 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2014
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2010, 2012
Ties: 1921
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1941, 1966, 1969, 2004
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1980, 1987
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1999, 2011, 2012
Ties: 1942, 1947, 1951, 1985
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905, 1906
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1931, 1938, 1993
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1934, 1948, 1957, 1981
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013, 2014
Ties: 1934, 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/