Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1964, 1974, 2008
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1971, 2003, 2009
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1918, 1949
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1956, 1959, 1973, 1975
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2018
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1961, 1994, 2001, 2014
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015, 2018
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1939, 1942
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1921
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1957, 1993
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 2014
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2018
Ties: 1929, 1936, 1941, 1944, 1974, 1981, 1988
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1930, 1948, 1980
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1955, 1960
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1905
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1896, 1902, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1962, 1965
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1914, 1942
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1970
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1912, 1943

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/