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Fort Smith, Arkansas

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
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1983
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1973
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 2000
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1957, 1987
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015, 2016
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1998, 2016
Ties: 2001
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 2005, 2006
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2011
Ties: 2006, 2007
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1998, 2011
Ties: 1954, 2019
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1965, 1977, 1980, 2017, 2019
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1991
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1949, 1984
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1970
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1948, 1974, 1988, 2014
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1961
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1964
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1961
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1974, 1975
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1961
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2013
Ties: 1950, 1968, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1977
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1962
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2019
Ties: 1951, 1952, 1974, 1975, 1980

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