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Providence, Rhode Island

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
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2012
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962, 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1984
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1949
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1987, 1996
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1959, 1987, 1988, 1996, 2003
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1963
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1981
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012, 2017
Ties: 1965, 1966
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1961, 1982
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1965
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013, 2020
Ties: 1958, 1981
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1965, 1966
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1961, 1978, 1981

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