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Los Angeles, California

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1998
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1944, 1987
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1988
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1966, 1969
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1980
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2014
Ties: 1966, 1978, 1985, 1986, 2001
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2014
Ties: 1985
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2014
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2014
Ties: 1987, 1988
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1948
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2014
Ties: 1982, 1991, 2010
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1949
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1949
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1963, 1969
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1950
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1963, 1967
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1951
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1968
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1952
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1967, 1969, 1971, 1974

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