Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1974, 2005, 2007, 2013, 2014
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1993
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1974
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1942, 1964
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1922, 1966, 1992
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1914, 1929, 1969
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1901, 1929
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1916, 1992
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1928, 1935
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1899, 1947
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1897, 1928, 1965, 1981
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1923, 1934, 1959
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1958, 1971
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1899, 1916, 1940, 1942, 1961, 1982
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1914, 1938, 1940

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/