Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
4.5°F
(-15.3°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1942
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1945
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
9.0°F
(-12.8°C)
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1925
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1931
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
20.9°F
(-6.2°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2002
Ties: 1984
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1972, 2011
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1955, 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2016
Ties: 1940, 2005
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1944
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 2006
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1956
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1980
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1974
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017, 2018
Ties: 2015
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2015

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