Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1934, 2002
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1906, 1981, 1993, 2002
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1916, 1926, 1933
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1951, 1953
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015, 2018
Ties: 1954, 1957
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1945, 1969, 1980
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1905, 1989
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1908, 1920, 1945, 1965, 1972, 1981, 1992
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 1897, 1905, 1910, 1935, 1944, 1972, 1989, 1992
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1929, 1936, 1941, 1944, 1974, 1979, 1981
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1904
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1902, 1936
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1927, 1948, 1954, 1969
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1913, 1934, 1945, 1960
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1913, 1957, 1984, 1996, 1997
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1932, 1956, 1995, 1996
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1923, 1933, 1956, 1957, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/