Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1909
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1980
Ties: 1944
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1898
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1898
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1933
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1898
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1933
Ties: 2010, 2015
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2003 1933
Ties: 2003, 2020
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1933, 2012, 2016
Ties: 1933, 2012
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1934
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1954, 1963, 2017
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2001
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012, 2017
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2012
Ties: 2020
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1912
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1934
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913, 1914
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1915
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2006
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1916
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/