Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1934, 1988
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1906, 1981, 1988, 1993
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1986, 2008
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2018
Ties: 1906, 2009
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015, 2018
Ties: 1959, 2009
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2018
Ties: 1911, 1970, 1990, 2014
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 2003
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2011
Ties: 1931, 2009
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2012, 2018, 2020
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2020
Ties: 1991, 2010
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2012, 2020
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2020
Ties: 2003
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2020
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1905
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1992, 2000
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2005

Citing This Page

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