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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest
Coolest since:
1990
60th Warmest
Warmest since:
1917
Ties: 1965
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
80th Warmest
Warmest since:
1917
Ties: 2005
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
84th Warmest
Warmest since:
1917
Ties: 1938, 1993
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
96th Warmest
Warmest since:
1917
Ties: 1921, 1964, 1992
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
106th Warmest
Warmest since:
1917, 2014
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1928, 1946, 1955, 1961, 1982
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
93rd Warmest
Warmest since:
2014
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1928
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest
Coolest since:
1916
88th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1921
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest
Coolest since:
1916
99th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1913, 1935, 1972
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest
Coolest since:
1916
95th Warmest
Warmest since:
2021
Ties: 1914, 1921, 1930, 1932, 1954, 2011
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest
Coolest since:
1916
94th Warmest
Warmest since:
2015
Ties: 1897, 1972, 1976, 2011
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest
Coolest since:
1955
91st Warmest
Warmest since:
2015
Ties: 1924, 1972
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest
Coolest since:
1916
74th Warmest
Warmest since:
2015
Ties: 1921, 1928, 1946, 1962, 1970, 2008
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest
Coolest since:
1985
42nd Warmest
Warmest since:
2015
Ties: 1966, 1991, 2001, 2009
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest
Coolest since:
1917
26th Warmest
Warmest since:
2015
Ties: 1939, 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest
Coolest since:
1913
46th Warmest
Warmest since:
2016
Ties: 1939, 1963
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest
Coolest since:
1913, 1914, 1919
54th Warmest
Warmest since:
2016, 2017
Ties: 1967, 1982, 1983, 2011
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest
Coolest since:
1913
86th Warmest
Warmest since:
2018
Ties: 1904, 1907, 1946, 1948, 1958, 1972, 1975

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