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Raleigh, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1979, 1991, 2012
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1965, 2002, 2010
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2007
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1948, 1954, 1977, 1980, 1982
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1995
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011, 2016
Ties: 1962
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1958
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1990, 2017
Ties: 1969, 1981
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1967
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1962, 1966, 1970
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1984
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969, 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1960, 1985

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