Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
3.8°F
(2.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1989
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2015
Ties: 1912
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1904, 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2015
Ties: 1974
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1949, 1954
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1938
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1904
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2009
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1983, 1991
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1959, 2003
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1957
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2021
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1904
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 2013
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2012
Ties: 1973
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2021
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2021
Ties: 2000, 2009, 2010
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1907
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2021
Ties: 2003

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 17, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/