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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1989
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1989
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2007
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2005
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1979
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1955, 1980, 1984, 1987, 1995
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1962, 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1948, 1955, 1988, 1997
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2015
Ties: 1974, 1983
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1978, 1982, 1995
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1986
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1976, 1979, 1987
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2021
Ties: 1947, 1984, 1997
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1989
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1950, 1958, 1978
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967, 1969
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2021
Ties: 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/