Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1909
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1980
Ties: 1984
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1972
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1902, 1907, 1964
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1898
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1966, 1989
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1898
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1994, 2004
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1898
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1942, 1953, 2018
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1901, 1937, 1953, 2008, 2013
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1910, 1937, 1988, 2006
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1958, 1988
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1936, 2004
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1912
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012, 2017
Ties: 1998
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1912
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1900, 1933, 1936, 1989, 2011
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1977, 1990, 1998
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1913, 1914
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Ties: 1991, 1992, 1995
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1915
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1939, 1982
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1916
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1934, 1939

Citing This Page

  • 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/