Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1989
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1932
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2015
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1899, 1932, 1935, 1965, 1987, 1993
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1896, 1933
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1902, 1965
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1912, 1955
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015, 2018
Ties: 1899, 1919, 1972, 1992
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1899, 1912, 1968, 1972
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1912, 1923, 1936, 1952, 1961, 1980
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2011
Ties: 1911, 1945, 1948, 1953, 1993, 1995
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1913, 1939
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2020
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1995
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2020, 2021
Ties: 1923, 1989, 1996
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2021
Ties: 1923, 1957, 1993, 1994, 1996
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2021
Ties: 1934, 1946, 1959, 1972, 1976, 1989
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020, 2021
Ties: 1911, 1941, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1958
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2021
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1937, 1940, 1947, 1961, 1972, 1978, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/