Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Minimum Temperature Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1989
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2015
Ties: 1912, 1934, 2017
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1932
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1951, 1988
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1932, 1951
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2015, 2018
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1932, 1944, 1946, 1965, 1981
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1919, 1944
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1918, 1933, 1955, 1995
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2011
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1945, 1948, 1993, 1995
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2018, 2020
Ties: 1898, 1987
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2020
Ties: 1913
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012, 2020, 2021
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1975, 1983
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2021
Ties: 1932
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1932, 1939, 1973, 1974
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2020, 2021
Ties: 1924, 1939, 1949, 1951, 1957, 1989, 1997
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/