Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1925-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
6.0°F
(-14.4°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1942
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
7.8°F
(-13.4°C)
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1956
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1956
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Ties: 1980, 1988
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Ties: 1994
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2002
Ties: 1965, 1974
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1992
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1956
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1973
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1955, 1956
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1977, 1999
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1996
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1984
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1996
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1983, 1997
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1956
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1945, 1986, 1997
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1969
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1974
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017, 2018
Ties: 1944, 1995, 1996, 2000
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1975
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1944

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