Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, December 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1965
1-Month
45.72°F
(7.62°C)
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
2.96°F
(1.64°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1983
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Nov–Dec 1965
2-Month
50.61°F
(10.34°C)
47.74°F
(8.74°C)
2.87°F
(1.60°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 2000
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1999
Oct–Dec 1965
3-Month
56.66°F
(13.70°C)
54.09°F
(12.27°C)
2.57°F
(1.43°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1999
Sep–Dec 1965
4-Month
60.82°F
(16.01°C)
60.02°F
(15.57°C)
0.80°F
(0.44°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1972
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2021
Ties: 2014
Aug–Dec 1965
5-Month
65.41°F
(18.56°C)
65.04°F
(18.36°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1972
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2021
Ties: 1899, 1955
Jul–Dec 1965
6-Month
68.75°F
(20.42°C)
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1972
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2021
Ties: 1975
Jun–Dec 1965
7-Month
70.22°F
(21.23°C)
70.46°F
(21.37°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.14°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1972
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2021
May–Dec 1965
8-Month
70.62°F
(21.46°C)
70.78°F
(21.54°C)
-0.16°F
(-0.08°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1972
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2021
Ties: 1930
Apr–Dec 1965
9-Month
69.83°F
(21.02°C)
69.96°F
(21.09°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1972
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012, 2021
Ties: 1918, 1974, 1989
Mar–Dec 1965
10-Month
67.51°F
(19.73°C)
68.27°F
(20.15°C)
-0.76°F
(-0.42°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1923
Feb–Dec 1965
11-Month
65.39°F
(18.55°C)
66.14°F
(18.97°C)
-0.75°F
(-0.42°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jan–Dec 1965
12-Month
63.47°F
(17.48°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1957
Jul 1964–Dec 1965
18-Month
65.16°F
(18.42°C)
65.55°F
(18.64°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1912
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1970
Jan 1964–Dec 1965
24-Month
63.69°F
(17.61°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.16°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1913
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Jan 1963–Dec 1965
36-Month
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
0.03°F
(0.01°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1905
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Jan 1962–Dec 1965
48-Month
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1906
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1922
Jan 1961–Dec 1965
60-Month
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1907
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2016
Ties: 1964

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Maximum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/