Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1986
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1938, 2005
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1927, 1994, 2004
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1999
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931, 2015
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1934, 1984, 2002
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1947, 1948
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1905, 1932, 1964
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1902, 1930, 1954, 1964, 1983, 2014
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1927, 1942, 1988, 2003
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1998, 2012
Ties: 1896, 1964, 1994, 1997, 2003
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1916, 1966, 1976, 1981, 1982
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1940, 1969
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905, 1926
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1901, 1915, 1929, 1944, 1959
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1907
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013, 2019, 2020
Ties: 1943, 1972
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905, 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1899, 1903, 1960, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/