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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2018
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2006
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 2019
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 2004
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1970, 1983, 2004
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 2003
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1964, 1968
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1975
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1992
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1967, 1976, 1996
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1965, 2014
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1999
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001, 2013
Ties: 1980
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1970, 1972

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