Climate at a Glance

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Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1989
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1937, 1961, 1980
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1924
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1935, 1955, 1963, 1969
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1925, 1937, 1963
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1915, 1935, 1960
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1940
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1929
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1895, 1932, 1963, 1966, 1969, 1989
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1943, 1944, 1964, 1980, 1996
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1897, 1928, 1965, 1972
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1896, 1923
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1958, 1978, 1982
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1911, 1935, 1970, 1978, 1979
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1907
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1912, 1928, 1929, 1937
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1930, 1937, 1944, 1963, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/