Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1928
1-Month
32.94°F
(0.52°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1983
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2021
Nov–Dec 1928
2-Month
37.26°F
(2.92°C)
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 2000
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2021
Oct–Dec 1928
3-Month
43.20°F
(6.22°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1898
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2021
Ties: 2019
Sep–Dec 1928
4-Month
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
-0.12°F
(-0.07°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2021
Aug–Dec 1928
5-Month
52.94°F
(11.63°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.09°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2021
Jul–Dec 1928
6-Month
56.35°F
(13.53°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1976
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2021
Jun–Dec 1928
7-Month
57.71°F
(14.28°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.29°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2021
Ties: 1908
May–Dec 1928
8-Month
58.19°F
(14.55°C)
58.47°F
(14.71°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1976
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1926 2021
Ties: 1974
Apr–Dec 1928
9-Month
57.06°F
(13.92°C)
57.64°F
(14.24°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2021
Mar–Dec 1928
10-Month
55.67°F
(13.15°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Feb–Dec 1928
11-Month
53.73°F
(12.07°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Jan–Dec 1928
12-Month
51.92°F
(11.07°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.10°F
(-0.05°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1947
Jul 1927–Dec 1928
18-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
53.52°F
(11.96°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012, 2016
Jan 1927–Dec 1928
24-Month
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1925 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2017
Jan 1926–Dec 1928
36-Month
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2017
Ties: 1963
Jan 1925–Dec 1928
48-Month
52.13°F
(11.18°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2018
Jan 1924–Dec 1928
60-Month
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.09°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1920
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1924, 1964

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/