Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
7.6°F
(4.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
6.5°F
(3.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904, 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1999
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1999, 2006
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1999
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1999, 2016
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2021
Ties: 1998
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012, 2021
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2012
Ties: 1953
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1973, 1984
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2021
Ties: 2009
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2010, 2016
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/