Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1990
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1917
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1985
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1917
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1985
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1917
Ties: 1947, 2016
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1985
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1917
Ties: 1940, 1952, 2010
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1985
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1917, 2014
Ties: 1943, 2002, 2016
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1985
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2014
Ties: 1962, 1974, 1987, 2007, 2011
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1916
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Ties: 1906, 1918, 1962, 1977, 1981, 1997
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1916
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Ties: 1925, 1973, 1989, 2019
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1916
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Ties: 1918, 1943, 1960, 1961
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1916
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1901, 1928, 2010
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1955
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1907, 1918, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1968, 1969, 1989, 2019
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1916
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1921, 1928, 1946, 1959, 1962, 1970
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1985
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1900, 1977
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1968, 1993, 2012
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1936, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2001
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1913, 1914, 1919
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016, 2017
Ties: 1994, 1997, 1999
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1913
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1990, 1992, 1998, 2003, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/