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Rochester, Minnesota

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
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
18.6°F
(-7.4°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2001
Ties: 1954, 2003
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1987, 1997
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1930, 1956, 1990, 2010
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1987
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1930, 1954, 2003, 2017
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1956, 1970, 1980
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1929
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1996
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1978
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1951
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1952
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1919, 1972
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1972
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1917, 1967, 1970
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1967, 1973, 1980

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