Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Mexico

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1909
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1903, 1944, 1971, 1988
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1911
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1992
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1911
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017, 2021
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1909, 1974
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1913, 1961
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912, 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1913, 1961, 1968
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1912
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2021
Ties: 1920
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1912
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020, 2021
Ties: 1911, 1920, 1930
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020, 2021
Ties: 1906
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1904, 1969, 1988
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1916, 1938, 1951, 1959, 1966, 1985, 1997
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1904, 1911, 1935, 1938, 1951, 1959, 1967
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1907, 1937, 1939, 1962, 1970
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1908, 1941, 1948, 1960, 1964, 1966, 1969, 1985
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1914
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1916, 1921, 1924, 1925, 1961, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1984
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1915
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018, 2020
Ties: Numerous
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1915, 1916
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020, 2021
Ties: 1914, 1971

Citing This Page

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