How Cold Has It Been This December?

La Crosse, WI

From December 1st thru December 13th, the average temperature at La Crosse was 17.1 degrees. This is the 24th coldest during that time period (1872-present) - and only about 17 percent of the years on record are colder (over those days). Between December 5th thru December 11th, the average temperature was the 9th coldest on record with an average temperature of 8.6 degrees.

The graph to the right shows the current month of December maximum, minimum and average temperature.

Rochester, MN

December 1st thru December 13th, the average temperature at Rochester was 14.2 degrees. That was the 19th coldest during that time period (1886-present) - and only about 15 percent of the years on record were colder (over those days). Between December 5th thru the 11th, the average temperature was the 9th coldest on record with an average temperature of 5.3 degrees.

The graph to the right shows the current month of December maximum, minimum and average temperature.

 

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