Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
6.5°F
(3.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1979, 2003, 2009
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2018
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2018
Ties: 2007
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015, 2018
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1959
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1906, 1970, 1994, 2001
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2011
Ties: 1906, 1913, 1970
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1986, 1994
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1942, 1983
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2020
Ties: 1913, 1922, 1931, 2000
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1946, 1952, 1955, 1972
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1911, 1947, 1952, 1961, 1977
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1914, 1925, 1930, 1942, 1960, 1983
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1903, 1911, 1926, 1929, 1930, 1944, 1981, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/