Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
6.6°F
(-14.1°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1942
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
7.1°F
(-13.8°C)
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
13.7°F
(-10.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1959
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1958
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2002
Ties: 1968, 1971
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1956
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1999
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 2008
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1955, 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1949, 1982
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1935, 1970, 1999
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1954, 1959
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1927, 1962, 1982
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1974
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1956
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1974
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017, 2018
Ties: 1956
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1975
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/