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Topeka, Kansas

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
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1983
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1965
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 2000
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1976
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2000
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1954
Ties: 1951
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1985
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1954
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1954
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1961, 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1961
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1993
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1951
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1989
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1951
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1979
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1951
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1968, 1973, 1978
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951, 1961, 1980
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1973, 1974
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1961
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1950, 1969, 1970, 1997
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1961, 1962
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1983, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/