Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
17.5°F
(-8.1°C)
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1934, 1968, 1986, 2007
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1922, 1949, 2005
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1908, 2010, 2012
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Ties: 1899
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Ties: 1949, 1988
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1908, 1970
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1959, 1984, 1986, 2004, 2018
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Ties: 1922
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1998, 2012
Ties: 1930, 1977
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1981, 1984
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 1908, 1915, 1920, 1957, 1958, 1971, 2009
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917, 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1899, 1920, 1936, 1938, 1945, 1958, 1966, 1976, 1996
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917, 1918, 1919, 1927
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1898, 1914, 1962, 1965, 1966, 1974
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918, 1920
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1921, 1953, 1960, 1966, 1968, 1978, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/