Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
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: 1989 1983
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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 2000
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1976 1898
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1985 1976
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1992 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1993 1976
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1993 1976
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1993 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1997 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1997 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1997 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1997 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1997 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1998 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 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: 1999 1917
7th 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: 1999 1917
15th 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: 1999 1920
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019, 2020

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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 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/