Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maine

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
17.0°F
(-8.3°C)
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1989
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1960, 1995, 2013
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
24.2°F
(-4.3°C)
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1933
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1925, 1939
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2001
Ties: 1901, 1929, 1934
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1936
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1906, 1914, 1986
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1897
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2001
Ties: 1907, 1918
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2001
Ties: 1943, 1964
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1999
Ties: 1980
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1926
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1903, 1923, 1958
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2010
Ties: 1903, 1929, 1978, 1980
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1904
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2010
Ties: 1897, 1962
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1904
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1905
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1934
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1906
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1930, 1934, 1965
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1931, 1934, 1957, 1969, 1975, 1979, 1980, 1989, 1995
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2014
Ties: 1939, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1976, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/