## National Rankings

### Contiguous U.S.

#### Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1951

Period | Value | 1901-2000 Mean |
Anomaly | Rank (1895-2021) |
Warmest/Coolest Since |
Record |
---|---|---|---|---|---|---|

December 1951 1-Month |
41.38°F (5.21°C) | 42.76°F (5.98°C) |
-1.38°F (-0.77°C) | 30th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1983 |

98th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

Nov– 2-Month |
45.17°F (7.32°C) | 47.73°F (8.74°C) |
-2.56°F (-1.42°C) | 10th Coolest | Coolest since: |
2000 |

118th Warmest | Warmest since: |
1999 | ||||

Oct– 3-Month |
52.11°F (11.17°C) | 54.09°F (12.27°C) |
-1.98°F (-1.10°C) | 9th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

119th Warmest | Warmest since: |
1999 | ||||

Sep– 4-Month |
58.44°F (14.69°C) | 60.02°F (15.57°C) |
-1.58°F (-0.88°C) | 11th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

117th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

Aug– 5-Month |
63.73°F (17.63°C) | 65.05°F (18.36°C) |
-1.32°F (-0.73°C) | 10th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

118th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

Jul– 6-Month |
67.59°F (19.77°C) | 68.65°F (20.36°C) |
-1.06°F (-0.59°C) | 15th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

113th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

Jun– 7-Month |
69.27°F (20.71°C) | 70.47°F (21.37°C) |
-1.20°F (-0.66°C) | 9th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

119th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

May– 8-Month |
69.86°F (21.03°C) | 70.78°F (21.54°C) |
-0.92°F (-0.51°C) | 20th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

108th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2021 | ||||

Ties: 1935 | ||||||

Apr– 9-Month |
68.99°F (20.55°C) | 69.96°F (21.09°C) |
-0.97°F (-0.54°C) | 18th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1972 |

110th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2012 | ||||

Mar– 10-Month |
67.10°F (19.50°C) | 68.27°F (20.15°C) |
-1.17°F (-0.65°C) | 7th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1912 |

121st Warmest | Warmest since: |
2012 | ||||

Feb– 11-Month |
65.19°F (18.44°C) | 66.14°F (18.97°C) |
-0.95°F (-0.53°C) | 15th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1912 |

113th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2012 | ||||

Ties: 1919 | ||||||

Jan– 12-Month |
63.19°F (17.33°C) | 64.00°F (17.78°C) |
-0.81°F (-0.45°C) | 19th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1912 |

109th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2012 | ||||

Ties: 1969 | ||||||

Jul 1950– 18-Month |
64.89°F (18.27°C) | 65.55°F (18.64°C) |
-0.66°F (-0.37°C) | 27th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1912 |

100th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2012 | ||||

Jan 1950– 24-Month |
63.40°F (17.44°C) | 64.00°F (17.78°C) |
-0.60°F (-0.34°C) | 24th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1913 |

103rd Warmest | Warmest since: |
2017 | ||||

Ties: 1993 | ||||||

Jan 1949– 36-Month |
63.66°F (17.59°C) | 63.98°F (17.77°C) |
-0.32°F (-0.18°C) | 35th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1905 |

91st Warmest | Warmest since: |
2017 | ||||

Ties: 1983 | ||||||

Jan 1948– 48-Month |
63.71°F (17.62°C) | 63.97°F (17.76°C) |
-0.26°F (-0.14°C) | 37th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1906 |

88th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2018 | ||||

Ties: 1926, 1967 | ||||||

Jan 1947– 60-Month |
63.74°F (17.63°C) | 63.96°F (17.76°C) |
-0.22°F (-0.13°C) | 38th Coolest | Coolest since: |
1907 |

86th Warmest | Warmest since: |
2016 |

### Citing This Page

- NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Rankings, published November 2022, retrieved on December 3, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/access/monitoring/climate-at-a-glance/national/rankings