Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1957
1-Month
47.77°F
(8.76°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
5.01°F
(2.78°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1983
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Nov–Dec 1957
2-Month
48.82°F
(9.34°C)
47.74°F
(8.74°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 2000
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1999
Oct–Dec 1957
3-Month
53.29°F
(11.83°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.44°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1999
Ties: 1937
Sep–Dec 1957
4-Month
59.31°F
(15.17°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Ties: 1970
Aug–Dec 1957
5-Month
64.41°F
(18.01°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Jul–Dec 1957
6-Month
68.26°F
(20.14°C)
68.64°F
(20.36°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.22°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Ties: 1915
Jun–Dec 1957
7-Month
70.08°F
(21.16°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Ties: 1932
May–Dec 1957
8-Month
70.22°F
(21.23°C)
70.77°F
(21.54°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2021
Ties: 1911, 1996, 1997
Apr–Dec 1957
9-Month
69.32°F
(20.73°C)
69.96°F
(21.09°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1972
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012, 2021
Mar–Dec 1957
10-Month
67.59°F
(19.77°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1992
Feb–Dec 1957
11-Month
65.86°F
(18.81°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Jan–Dec 1957
12-Month
63.47°F
(17.48°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1965
Jul 1956–Dec 1957
18-Month
65.67°F
(18.71°C)
65.56°F
(18.64°C)
0.11°F
(0.07°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 1937
Jan 1956–Dec 1957
24-Month
64.19°F
(17.88°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Jan 1955–Dec 1957
36-Month
64.12°F
(17.84°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Jan 1954–Dec 1957
48-Month
64.53°F
(18.07°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.56°F
(0.31°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Jan 1953–Dec 1957
60-Month
64.78°F
(18.21°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1907
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2016
Ties: 1937

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/