Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1932
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1980
Ties: 1921
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1931
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1911
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1942, 1983
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1955, 2018
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1934, 1958, 2011
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1937
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 2000, 2002
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2017
Ties: 1989
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1940, 2008
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 1995, 2006
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Ties: 2002, 2006
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Ties: 1995, 2005, 2009
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1960, 1982, 1991
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1915
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017, 2018
Ties: 1937
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1915, 1916
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/