Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1986
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1949, 1983, 1988
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904, 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1995
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904, 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1909, 1970, 1985, 1992, 1993, 2000
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1939, 1960, 1974, 1985, 1992, 1995
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1912, 1916, 1935, 1985
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1915, 1954
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1901, 1922, 1927, 1935, 1965, 2000
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1916, 1928, 1939, 1967, 1978
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010
Ties: 1928, 1976
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2010, 2012
Ties: 1922
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1900, 1970, 1971
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1945, 1948, 1969
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1999, 2011, 2012
Ties: 1933, 1975, 1981
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1905, 1906
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1986, 1988, 1995
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1982, 1994, 1996
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013, 2014
Ties: 1934, 1961

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