Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1963
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1950, 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1915
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1931
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1899, 1925, 1934, 1938
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1925, 1980, 1991, 2006, 2017
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1948
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1905, 1951, 1957, 2003, 2008
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931, 2016
Ties: 1895, 1912, 1928, 1996, 2009
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015, 2016
Ties: 1958, 1988, 1993
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1910, 1981
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1904, 1920, 1992, 1993
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1921
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1968
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016, 2017
Ties: 1918, 1951, 1967, 1996
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1903, 1929, 1941, 1982
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1968, 1969, 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2018
Ties: 1920, 1924, 1928, 1929, 1937, 1943, 1950, 1975, 1986, 1998
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1979
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1898, 1913, 1916, 1947
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1970, 1980
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1912, 1913, 1921, 1945, 1950, 1952, 1993

Citing This Page

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