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Dubuque, Iowa

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
19.3°F
(-7.1°C)
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1983
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1951
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1985
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2001
Ties: 1958
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1961, 1964
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1958, 1961, 1962
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1959
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1985
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1964
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1977, 2003
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1957, 1962, 2003
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1962
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 2014
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 2014
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1993
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2014
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 1960, 1972, 1980
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1979, 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1962
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1960, 1963, 1969
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1997
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1961, 1970, 1972

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