Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2003
1-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1989
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1931
Nov–Dec 2003
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1904, 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1984, 2009
Oct–Dec 2003
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 2005, 2007
Sep–Dec 2003
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1961, 1982
Aug–Dec 2003
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1953
Jul–Dec 2003
6-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1994, 2017
Jun–Dec 2003
7-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1984, 2013
May–Dec 2003
8-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1959, 2008
Apr–Dec 2003
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1975
Mar–Dec 2003
10-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Feb–Dec 2003
11-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2021
Ties: 1921, 1945, 1946, 1995
Jan–Dec 2003
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1941, 1955, 1986, 1988
Jul 2002–Dec 2003
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1997
Jan 2002–Dec 2003
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Ties: 1952, 1984, 2015
Jan 2001–Dec 2003
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1953, 1992, 2006
Jan 2000–Dec 2003
48-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1907
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Ties: 1954, 1993
Jan 1999–Dec 2003
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Ties: 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/