Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
10.6°F
(-11.9°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1927
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1939
Ties: 1958
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
16.2°F
(-8.8°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1927
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1989
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1919
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1959, 1971
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1896
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1937, 2008
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1896
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1915, 1971
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1896
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1901, 1918, 2018
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1918
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1927
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1939
Ties: 1970, 1977
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1927
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1987
Ties: 1912, 1920
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1923, 1957
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1987
Ties: 1938, 1980, 2007
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1950
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1987
Ties: 2007
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Ties: 1923, 1930, 1957, 1995, 2018
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Ties: 1923, 1975, 2010
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1915, 1947
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1990, 2001, 2018
Ties: 1938, 1997
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1899
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1991
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1996

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/