Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1989
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1956
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904, 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1912, 1996, 2005
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 1938, 2019
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2015
Ties: 2007
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2005
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1990
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2011
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1904
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2011
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1905
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2013
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2020
Ties: 2002, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/