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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1987
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1993
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1979, 2009
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1984, 2010, 2013
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1979, 1984, 1991, 1994
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1978, 2009
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1962, 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1978
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1941, 1975, 2009
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1949
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1949, 1971
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1973, 1974
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 2005
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1963
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1998
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2021
Ties: 1973
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967, 1969
27th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1975, 1991, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/