Climate at a Glance

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Springfield, Illinois

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1983
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 2000
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931, 2015
Ties: 1916, 1947, 1967
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1936, 2019
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1934, 1958
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1952, 1991, 2002
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1944, 1958, 1986, 1991
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1911, 1942, 2004
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1969, 1997, 2008, 2009, 2014
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1906, 1920, 1945, 1966, 2008, 2014
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1928
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1943, 1968
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1928, 1966
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1905
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1969, 1978, 1996
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1908, 1914, 1981, 1984, 1995
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1909, 1928, 1951, 1968, 1982, 1985, 1997
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019, 2020
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1985, 1986

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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 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/