Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1942
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2017
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
12.2°F
(-11.0°C)
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2002
Ties: 1976
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1993, 2000
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 2007
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 1943
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 1940, 1997
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1955, 1956
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2017
Ties: 1997
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2016
Ties: 1957, 1969, 1978
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2016
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1962, 1989, 2009
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2016
Ties: 1929, 1941, 1977, 1994
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1929 2016
Ties: 1940, 1980, 1995
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1956
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1945
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1974
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2017, 2018
Ties: 1928, 1987
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1975
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1930 2018
Ties: 1979

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/