Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1909
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1980
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1895
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1955, 1970
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1898
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1950, 2017
Ties: 1940, 1983
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1898, 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1906, 1974, 1976, 1994, 1996
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1965, 2004
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1901, 1994
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1994
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1939, 1981, 1988
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1912
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 1981
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1939, 1940, 2004
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1995, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2006
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895, 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1943, 2004
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934
Ties: 1940, 2006
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1913
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 2012
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1899, 1913
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1898
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 2001
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1899
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2005

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