Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1918, 1991
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1946, 2003
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1956, 1959, 1975, 1979
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1970, 1990, 2001
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1970
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015, 2018
Ties: 2004
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1906, 2013
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 2013
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2011
Ties: 1921, 2007
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012, 2018, 2020
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2020
Ties: 2005, 2013
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2020
Ties: 1985, 2003, 2009
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1931, 1954, 1987, 2001
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1953, 1974
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1923, 1934, 1952, 1954, 1976, 1985
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1922, 1935, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/