Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1989
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1897, 1927
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1988
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2015
Ties: 1902, 1983, 2013
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2015
Ties: 1952
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917, 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1908, 1920, 1970
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1899, 1982, 1996, 2019
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2002
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1908, 2002, 2008, 2013
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1913, 1955, 1994
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1898, 1957
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1946, 2008
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1942, 1973
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 1990
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1921, 1922, 1939, 1948, 1985, 1987
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907, 1926
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2013
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2002, 2012, 2013
Ties: 1899, 1941, 1942, 1945, 1958, 1976, 1983, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/