Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
6.1°F
(3.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1927, 1984, 1987
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1996
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1922, 1936, 1991, 1992, 1996, 2013
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1912, 1922, 1948, 1987, 1993
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015, 2018
Ties: 1978
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1899, 1919, 1938, 1992
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015, 2018
Ties: 1899, 1912, 1938, 1968
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1908, 1920, 1945, 1965, 1981, 1988, 1992
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2011
Ties: 1897, 1905, 1910, 1935, 1944, 1988, 1989, 1992
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1902, 1930, 1935, 1968, 1980
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1929, 1941, 1951, 1961, 1982
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1957, 1974, 1987, 1995
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1946, 1952, 1955, 1971
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012, 2018
Ties: 1934, 1938, 1946, 1959, 1976, 1989
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1935, 1940
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2013
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1937, 1938, 1940, 1947, 1961, 1978, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/