Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1983
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1938
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1905, 1957, 1960, 2002
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1936
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1952
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1931
Ties: 1969
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1931
Ties: 1966, 1974, 1991
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1896, 1978, 1979
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1954, 1956, 1960, 1968, 2009
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1911
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998, 2012
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1954
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2004
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1973, 1984
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Ties: 1923, 1990
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917, 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1912, 1913, 1959, 1960, 1997
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917, 1918, 1919, 1927
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1967, 1969
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918, 1920
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1921, 1953, 1960, 1966, 1968, 1973, 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/