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Dubuque, Iowa

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1968
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1967
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1954, 1956, 1975
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1979, 2004
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2021
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1965, 1970, 1979
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1956, 1975, 1986, 2002
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1988, 2004
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2014
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1990, 2001, 2002
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 2014
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 2003
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1999
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1965
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2001, 2018
Ties: 1974, 1975
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1962, 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2002
Ties: 1965, 1968, 1976, 1997

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