Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
21.8°F
(-5.7°C)
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1939
Ties: 1928
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1985
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1999
Ties: 1913
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1999
Ties: 1998
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1953
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1953
Ties: 1938
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1985
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1953
Ties: 1934, 1962, 1997, 2004, 2017
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951, 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1953, 1988, 2015
Ties: 2014
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916, 1927
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1960, 1976, 1991
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1927, 1951
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1988
Ties: 1904, 1952
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1988
Ties: 2004
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1931, 1991, 2001
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1916
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934, 2015
Ties: 1999, 2007
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1916
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2016
Ties: 1998, 2001
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1933, 1936, 1954
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1951
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007, 2017
Ties: 1982
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1899
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1933, 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/