Climate at a Glance

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New York

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
25.4°F
(-3.7°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1989
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1966, 2013
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1960, 1995
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1944
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1963
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917, 1976
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1895, 1914, 1963
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1935, 1951, 1960, 1963, 1986
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1897, 1933, 1950, 1951, 1956
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1920, 1939
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1920, 1996
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1913, 1941, 1945, 1954, 1961, 1983, 2008, 2019
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1945, 1979
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1902, 1936, 1944, 1982, 1989
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1923, 1943, 1962, 1964, 1970, 1980
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1926
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1910, 1929, 1937, 1944, 1960, 1976
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907, 1926
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1910, 1943, 1963, 1968, 1972, 1980
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002, 2012, 2013
Ties: 1910, 1930, 1943, 1944, 1965, 1970, 1971, 1978, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/