Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
3.7°F
(-15.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1942
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2017
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
9.8°F
(-12.3°C)
7.8°F
(-13.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2002
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2002
Ties: 1976
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2002
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2002
Ties: 1925
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2002
Ties: 2013
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2017, 2019
Ties: 1926, 2015, 2020
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 2007
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1955, 1956
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2019
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
5.9°F
(3.2°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
5.0°F
(2.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1956
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1974
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1975
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/