Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1925, 1981
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904, 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1951, 1965, 1972, 2017
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1928
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1982, 2003
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1991
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1975
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1952
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1941, 1944, 2004
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1930, 1948, 1985, 1996
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Ties: 2000
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1941, 1982, 1988
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1969
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1928, 1929
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1956, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1979
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1947, 1959, 1989
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2021
Ties: 1939, 1962
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1907
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2021
Ties: 1948, 1958, 1959, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 14, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/