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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1986
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1957, 2004
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1954, 2005, 2013
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1961, 2005
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015, 2016
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1955
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1960
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950, 1989
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1951, 1966
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1989
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1979
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1981
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1982
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019

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