Top 20 Coldest/Warmest Decembers in Southeast Lower Michigan
 
Rank Detroit Area* Flint Bishop** Saginaw Area***
Coldest Warmest Coldest Warmest Coldest Warmest
Temp Year Temp Year Temp Year Temp Year Temp Year Temp Year
1 17.8 1876 40.6 1881 16.1 1989 37.2 1982 16.2 1989 35.3 1923
2 18.0 1989 39.3 1889 16.6 2000 36.8 1923 17.2 2000 34.5 1982
3 19.2 2000 38.1 1877 17.4 1976 35.4 2006 18.8 1983 34.4 2006
4 20.8 1983 37.7 1923 17.8 1958 35.4 1965 18.9 1976 34.2 1931
5 21.5 1976 37.4 2006 20.1 1983 34.7 1931 19.0 1958 34.1 2012
6 21.8 1917 37.3 1982 20.5 1944 34.1 2001 19.1 1917 33.5 2001
7 21.9 1880 37.2 1931 20.8 1963 33.6 1941 19.5 1919 33.4 1941
8 22.2 1985 36.3 1918 21.3 1985 33.5 2012 20.1 1963 33.0 2011
9 22.4 1958 35.9 2012 21.7 1960 33.4 1984 21.0 1924 33.0 1965
10 22.5 1903 35.9 1965 22.2 1945 33.3 2011 21.3 1944 32.8 1936
11 22.8 1878 35.8 2001 22.4 1950 32.8 1939 21.5 1960 32.3 1994
12 23.0 1909 35.8 1891 22.9 1962 32.4 1971 21.6 1985 32.2 1913
13 23.1 1919 35.5 2011 23.0 1995 32.3 1998 22.0 1980 32.0 1998
14 23.2 1924 35.5 1941 23.1 1942 32.2 1987 22.0 1914 32.0 1918
15 23.3 1910 35.4 1994 23.2 1924 32.1 2003 22.2 1962 31.5 1959
16 23.8 1963 35.3 1998 23.9 1937 32.1 1979 22.4 1926 31.4 1987
17 23.8 1914 34.8 1956 24.0 1926 32.0 1994 22.5 1950 31.4 1952
18 23.9 1886 34.6 1959 24.3 2010 31.7 1959 22.5 1945 31.4 1920
19 24.7 1945 34.3 1913 24.3 2005 31.7 1952 22.5 1942 31.2 1912
20 24.8 1944 34.1 1957 24.4 1980 31.5 1956 22.8 2013 31.1 1979
* Detroit Area temperature records date back to January 1874.
** Flint Bishop temperature records date back to January 1921.
*** Saginaw Area temperature records date back to January 1912.