Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1897, 1974
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1964
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1953, 2012
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1959, 1970, 1984
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 2015
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2012
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1936, 1939
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1911, 1987, 1990
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 2001, 2004, 2019
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1959, 2005
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1998, 2012
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1922, 1939, 1954
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1911, 1923, 1956, 1985, 2015
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905, 1926
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1898, 1899
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2013, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1913, 1941, 1944, 1974, 1985
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905, 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2002, 2019
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1924, 1940, 1958, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/