Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1989
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1912, 1959
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1997
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1895, 1918, 1919, 1965, 1992
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1986, 1993
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1898, 1911, 1921, 1968, 1978
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1906, 1934, 1954
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1896, 1912, 1923, 1933, 1943, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1964
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1896, 1934, 1936, 1955, 1968, 1979
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Ties: 1979
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1987, 2014
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1954, 1957, 1986, 1995
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1919, 1930, 1937, 1956, 1960, 1976
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1947, 1960, 1973, 1996
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1944, 1945
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1901, 1914, 1962, 1971
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1914, 1940, 1972

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/