Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1942
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
10.9°F
(-11.7°C)
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2002
Ties: 1929
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
14.0°F
(-10.0°C)
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2002
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2002
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2002
Ties: 1944, 1957
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2002
Ties: 1986, 2003
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1940, 1978, 2000
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1938, 1940
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1955, 1956
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2017
Ties: 1938
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2016
Ties: 2003
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2016
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2016
Ties: 2007
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1983, 2008
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1945, 1986, 2008
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1994, 2000, 2011
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1974
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017, 2018
Ties: 1993, 2010
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1975
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/