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Grand Junction, Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
-13.5°F
(-7.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1919
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1980
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-6.7°F
(-3.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1919
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1980
Ties: 1916
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1919
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1948
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1919
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1923, 1929
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1995, 2016
Ties: 1929
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1912
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003, 2010, 2016, 2017
Ties: 1915, 1938
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2017
Ties: 1931, 1967, 1984, 1993
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1931, 1961
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1947, 1967
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1949, 1952, 1993
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1953, 1956, 1974
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1901, 1926, 1935, 1946, 1963
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912, 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1943
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1990, 2011
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1986, 1991, 1992
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1920
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1958, 1965, 1966
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1920
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2018
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1955, 1979

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