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Average Temperature Rankings, December 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2000
1-Month
28.44°F
(-1.98°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
-4.24°F
(-2.36°C)
8th Coolest
Coolest since:
1983
121st Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Nov–Dec 2000
2-Month
33.24°F
(0.69°C)
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
-3.95°F
(-2.19°C)
1st Coolest
Coolest since:
2000
128th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Oct–Dec 2000
3-Month
40.52°F
(4.73°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
-2.31°F
(-1.29°C)
6th Coolest
Coolest since:
1898
123rd Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Sep–Dec 2000
4-Month
46.78°F
(8.21°C)
48.33°F
(9.07°C)
-1.55°F
(-0.86°C)
7th Coolest
Coolest since:
1976
122nd Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Aug–Dec 2000
5-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.48°C)
20th Coolest
Coolest since:
1976
109th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1912
Jul–Dec 2000
6-Month
55.84°F
(13.24°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
-0.67°F
(-0.38°C)
23rd Coolest
Coolest since:
1976
106th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Jun–Dec 2000
7-Month
57.73°F
(14.29°C)
58.23°F
(14.57°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
34th Coolest
Coolest since:
1976
95th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
May–Dec 2000
8-Month
58.40°F
(14.67°C)
58.47°F
(14.71°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest
Coolest since:
1976
78th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1897, 1969
Apr–Dec 2000
9-Month
57.76°F
(14.31°C)
57.65°F
(14.25°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
62nd Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
67th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1913, 1955, 1969
Mar–Dec 2000
10-Month
56.59°F
(13.66°C)
56.04°F
(13.36°C)
0.55°F
(0.30°C)
84th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
45th Warmest
Warmest since:
2012
Feb–Dec 2000
11-Month
55.06°F
(12.81°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
1.05°F
(0.58°C)
103rd Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
26th Warmest
Warmest since:
2012
Ties: 1990
Jan–Dec 2000
12-Month
53.27°F
(11.82°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.25°F
(0.70°C)
106th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
23rd Warmest
Warmest since:
2012
Jul 1999–Dec 2000
18-Month
54.98°F
(12.77°C)
53.52°F
(11.96°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
113th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
15th Warmest
Warmest since:
2012, 2016
Jan 1999–Dec 2000
24-Month
53.57°F
(11.98°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
117th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
11th Warmest
Warmest since:
2017
Jan 1998–Dec 2000
36-Month
53.79°F
(12.11°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
1.78°F
(0.99°C)
119th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
8th Warmest
Warmest to Date
2017
Jan 1997–Dec 2000
48-Month
53.39°F
(11.88°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.40°F
(0.77°C)
110th Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
16th Warmest
Warmest to Date
2018
Jan 1996–Dec 2000
60-Month
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.11°F
(0.62°C)
103rd Coolest
Coolest since:
1920
22nd Warmest
Warmest to Date
2019, 2020

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