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Allentown, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1922-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1941, 1974
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1966
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1940, 1981, 1995
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1950, 1951
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1934, 1963
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1930, 1934, 1939, 1956, 1978
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1969
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924, 1976
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1928, 1974, 2000
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1933
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2015
Ties: 1933, 1939
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1928
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1928, 1948, 1950
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1937, 1938, 1946, 1969, 1993
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1951, 1958, 1961, 1966, 1970, 1989
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1935, 1940, 1941
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2018
Ties: 1958
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1943
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1978, 1981
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1943
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012, 2013, 2018
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1979, 1982

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