Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1909
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1980
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1972
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1905, 1945, 1990
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1898
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1896, 1914, 1968, 1971, 1976
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1898
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1936, 1946
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1898
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1926, 1979, 2006
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1941, 1959, 1969, 1973, 1979, 1984
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1938, 1952, 1964, 1987
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1897, 1943, 1944, 1947, 1952, 1964, 1984, 1991
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1935, 1941, 1944, 1978, 1979, 1992
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1938, 1959, 1978, 1991
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1926, 1974, 2009
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1959, 1967
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1934
Ties: 1922, 1987, 1988, 1991
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1913
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1901, 1936, 1939, 1991
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913, 1914
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1981, 1990, 2009, 2010
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1915
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1937, 2009
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1916
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1956, 1957, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/