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Topeka, Kansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1965
Ties: 1994, 1998, 2012, 2018
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 2000
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2001, 2015
Ties: 1962, 1970, 2009, 2010
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1991
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1962, 2003, 2014
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1954
Ties: 1955, 1962, 2018
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1957, 1977
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1985
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1954
Ties: 1957, 1986
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1954
Ties: 1958, 1960, 1978, 2013
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1954
Ties: 1974
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951, 1961
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1978
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1951
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1950, 1982, 1985, 1996
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1951, 1993
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1980
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1961
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1962
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1961, 1962, 1982
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1997

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/