Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1951, 1959, 2004
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904, 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1932, 1940, 1971, 1985, 2002, 2010
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1968, 1974, 2002
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1947, 1968, 1987
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1904
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1898, 1912, 1923, 1930, 1944, 1966, 1968, 1995
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1920, 1954, 1969
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1944, 1966, 1988
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1895, 1955, 1965, 1966, 1981
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1986
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Ties: 1930
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1913, 1921
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 2003
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1951
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1950, 1996, 2005
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1975, 1976, 1985, 1996
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2013, 2014
Ties: 1957, 1977, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/