Climate at a Glance

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Maine

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
17.1°F
(-8.3°C)
18.7°F
(-7.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1933
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1947
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2001
Ties: 1918
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1968, 1981
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1944, 1991, 2018
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1946, 1981, 1991
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2001
Ties: 1920, 1944
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2001
Ties: 1911, 1947, 1988, 1995
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1999
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1970
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1926
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1947, 1968, 1970, 1993
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1898, 1970, 1982
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1948, 1993
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1941, 1968, 1982, 1987, 1992
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1930, 1977, 1986
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1906
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1957, 1962, 1973, 1977, 1987
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1959, 1973
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Ties: 1935, 1938, 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/