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Elkins, West Virginia

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
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 2004
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1936
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1933, 2001
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1938, 1947, 1993
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1947, 2002
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1938, 1948, 2002, 2017
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1952, 1955, 1956, 2006
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015, 2016
Ties: 1970, 1993, 2003
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1958
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1943
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1958
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1990
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1969
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1963, 1981
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Ties: 1964, 1970
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978, 1981
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1981
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1965, 1968, 1971, 1982, 1983
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1930, 1984

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