Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1916
1-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
-2.89°F
(-1.61°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1983
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
Nov–Dec 1916
2-Month
46.26°F
(7.92°C)
47.73°F
(8.74°C)
-1.47°F
(-0.82°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 2000
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 1999
Ties: 1920
Oct–Dec 1916
3-Month
52.45°F
(11.36°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
-1.64°F
(-0.91°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1972
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 1999
Sep–Dec 1916
4-Month
58.60°F
(14.78°C)
60.03°F
(15.57°C)
-1.43°F
(-0.79°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1972
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
Aug–Dec 1916
5-Month
63.82°F
(17.68°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
-1.22°F
(-0.68°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1972
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
Jul–Dec 1916
6-Month
67.70°F
(19.83°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
-0.95°F
(-0.53°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1972
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
Ties: 1996
Jun–Dec 1916
7-Month
69.34°F
(20.74°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
-1.12°F
(-0.63°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1972
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
May–Dec 1916
8-Month
69.70°F
(20.94°C)
70.77°F
(21.54°C)
-1.07°F
(-0.60°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1972
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2021
Apr–Dec 1916
9-Month
68.90°F
(20.50°C)
69.96°F
(21.09°C)
-1.06°F
(-0.59°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1972
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012, 2021
Mar–Dec 1916
10-Month
67.47°F
(19.71°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.44°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Feb–Dec 1916
11-Month
65.37°F
(18.54°C)
66.13°F
(18.96°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Jan–Dec 1916
12-Month
63.12°F
(17.29°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.88°F
(-0.49°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Jul 1915–Dec 1916
18-Month
64.83°F
(18.24°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
-0.72°F
(-0.40°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1912
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2012
Ties: 1968, 1982
Jan 1915–Dec 1916
24-Month
63.08°F
(17.27°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.51°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1913
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2017
Jan 1914–Dec 1916
36-Month
63.30°F
(17.39°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1905
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2017
Jan 1913–Dec 1916
48-Month
63.35°F
(17.42°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1906
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2018
Jan 1912–Dec 1916
60-Month
63.07°F
(17.26°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.50°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/