Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
9.1°F
(-12.7°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1927
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1939
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
18.3°F
(-7.6°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1927
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1999
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1919
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1999
Ties: 1959, 1973
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1896
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1900, 1901
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1896
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1915, 1973
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1896
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 2013
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1905, 1910, 1966
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1927
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1939
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1965, 1966, 2013
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1927
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1987
Ties: 1975, 1978, 1979
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1989
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1987
Ties: 1920, 1969
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1950
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1987
Ties: 1956
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1951
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1905, 1943, 1982, 1994
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1920, 1927
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1951
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1911, 1996
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1990, 2001, 2018
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1969
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1991
Ties: 1914, 1997

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/