Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1983
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
22.4°F
(-5.3°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1932, 1995
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1932
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1927
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1996
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1967, 1996
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1998, 2012
Ties: 1989
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1912
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1918
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 2014
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917, 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1937, 1979
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917, 1918, 1919, 1927
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1904, 1951, 1979
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918, 1920
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2002
Ties: 1904, 1967, 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/