Highest December Temperatures in Newark

A list of the highest temperatures ever recorded in the month of December in Newark, New Jersey from 1893–2024.
What's the hottest it has ever gotten in Newark in December?
The hottest December temperature in Newark, New Jersey history was 76 °F which occurred on December 7, 1998.
Rank Temperature Date
1 76 °F December 7, 1998
2 75 °F December 4, 1998
3 74 °F December 6, 2001
4 72 °F December 1, 2006
4 72 °F December 5, 2001
4 72 °F December 6, 1982
4 72 °F December 4, 1982
4 72 °F December 10, 1946
9 71 °F December 24, 2015
9 71 °F December 22, 2013
9 71 °F December 1, 2001
9 71 °F December 29, 1984
13 70 °F December 3, 1998
13 70 °F December 4, 1978
15 69 °F December 11, 2021
15 69 °F December 25, 1964
15 69 °F December 7, 1956
18 68 °F December 15, 2015
18 68 °F December 13, 2015
18 68 °F December 6, 1998
18 68 °F December 29, 1982
18 68 °F December 28, 1982
18 68 °F December 25, 1982
18 68 °F December 9, 1966