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New York (La Guardia), New York

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
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2002
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976, 1980
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1960, 1977
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1955, 1969
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1964
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1950, 1969, 1980
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1958
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1992
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1943
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Ties: 1943, 1960
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1978
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1963
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1980, 1988
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1941
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1951, 1966, 1982
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1942
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1959, 1981
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1943
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1959, 1960, 1967, 1979
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1944
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020

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