Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1989
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1897, 1952
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1923, 1990
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1902
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1912, 1922, 1972, 1987, 1993
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1922, 1928, 1992, 1996
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015, 2018
Ties: 1957
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1913, 1918, 1923, 1956
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1939
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1945, 1953, 1993, 1995
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1933, 1946, 1955, 1956, 1995, 1996
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1930, 1979, 1980
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2020, 2021
Ties: 1927, 1954, 1969, 1988
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2021
Ties: 1944, 1982
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2021
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1915, 1929, 1935, 1945, 1958
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020, 2021
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1941, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1958
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2021
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1936, 1941, 1945, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/