Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1909
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1980
Ties: 2014
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
16.6°F
(-8.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1898
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1957, 1987
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
21.8°F
(-5.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1898
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1900, 1970, 1991
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1898
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015, 2017
Ties: 1900, 1915, 1925, 1935, 1979
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1898
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1936, 1944, 1970, 1989
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1898
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1998
Ties: 1931, 1985
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1895, 1898
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1901, 1931, 1938, 1942, 1949, 1987
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1895, 1898
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015
Ties: 1925, 1946, 1957, 1982, 1989, 1990
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1895
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1981, 2012, 2015
Ties: 1957
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1924
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012, 2015
Ties: 1914, 1918, 1943, 1955, 1974
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1895
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1943, 1978, 1982
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1895
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2015, 2017
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1927, 1933, 1947, 1982, 1985, 2008
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1899
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1911, 1921, 1985
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1899
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016, 2017
Ties: 1911, 1940, 1977, 1983, 1993
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1899
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1941, 1990, 1993
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1898
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1934, 1942, 1960, 1985
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1944, 1962, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/