Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1989
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1957, 2007
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1906, 1957, 1961
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1930, 1951
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1895, 1899, 1925, 1929, 1932, 1945, 1955
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1969
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015, 2018
Ties: 1951, 1955
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1930, 1954
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1927, 1932, 1964, 1997
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1932, 1966
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2018
Ties: 1905, 1976, 1978
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1907
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1910, 1968
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1907, 1909, 1910, 1981
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1899, 1943, 1944, 1983
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1935, 1972
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1937, 1938, 1947, 1961, 1972, 1978, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/