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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1989
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1973, 2002
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1905, 1915
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1940
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1940, 1942, 1955, 1983
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1940, 1950, 1969, 1980
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2011, 2015, 2016, 2020
Ties: 1980
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1918, 1928, 1978
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1923, 1954, 1960
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2015
Ties: 1934, 1942, 1954, 1960, 1964, 1967
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1964, 1993
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1941
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1964, 1984, 1985
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1926
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1933, 1950, 1961, 1997, 2014
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1968, 1997
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903, 1971, 1976, 1982
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1942, 1945, 1963, 1965, 1966
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2020
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1972, 1978, 1979

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/