Climate at a Glance

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1989
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1949
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1989
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1956
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2020
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1962, 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2011
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1967
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2010, 2012, 2019
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1967
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 2001
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1967
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1967
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2011, 2020
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1967
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2021
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2021
Ties: 2007
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1963
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2021
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1967, 1969
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2021
Ties: 2014

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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/