Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
6.7°F
(3.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1989
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1931, 1948
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1927, 1957, 1975, 2017
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Ties: 1999
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 2014
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2015
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2021
Ties: 2001
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2021
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2010
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1949, 2019
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2021
Ties: 1953
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Ties: 1954
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2021
Ties: 1991, 2004, 2006
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2021
Ties: 1994, 2004

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