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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1897, 1938, 1961
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1989
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1897
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1939, 1986, 2013
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1909, 1988
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1977
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1895, 1935, 1940, 1967, 1985, 1993, 1995
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1993, 2009
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1905, 1942, 1967, 1986, 1993, 2009
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1919, 1920, 1923
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1966, 1969
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1972
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1926
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1896, 1966
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1936
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907, 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1963, 1965, 1969, 1972
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1936, 1943, 1965, 1970, 1972, 1979, 1981

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