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Allentown, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1941, 1974
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976, 1989
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1966, 1970
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1929, 1940
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1966
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1927, 1930, 1944
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1951, 1992
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1932, 1942, 1943, 1951, 1956, 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)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1929, 1932, 1933, 1956, 1992
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012, 2015
Ties: 1939, 1962, 1992
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1924
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1947, 1962, 1978
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1948, 1950
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1938, 1950, 1988, 1996
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1940
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1964, 1970, 1977
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1935
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1944, 1962, 1979
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1943
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1967
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1943, 1944
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1948, 1980, 1982

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