Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
7.2°F
(-13.8°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1927
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1939
Ties: 1922
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1927
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1999
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1919
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1999
Ties: 1903
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1896
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1946, 1977, 1995
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1896
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1906, 1965, 1986
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1896
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1900, 1904, 1958, 2009
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1985
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1959, 2018
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1927
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1928, 1969, 1976, 1986
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1927
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1987
Ties: 2014
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Ties: 1914, 1976
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1987
Ties: 2000, 2010
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1987
Ties: 1977, 1983, 2000
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1976
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1901, 1958
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1944, 1959, 1984, 2011, 2020
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1990, 2001, 2018
Ties: 1956
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1991
Ties: 1957, 1981, 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/