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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
7.2°F
(4.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1950, 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1948
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Ties: 1982
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2015, 2021
Ties: 1999
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Ties: 1998, 2007
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1970
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1953, 1986
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950, 1989
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012, 2021
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1998, 2012
Ties: 1964, 1975, 1977
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1998
Ties: 1956, 1970
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1955, 1965
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1999
Ties: 1986, 2001
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1959, 1976
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979, 1981
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1959, 2011
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020, 2021
Ties: 1960, 1965, 1972

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