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Alabama, Climate Division 1. Northern Valley

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1895, 1928, 2017
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1959, 1981, 2005
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1967, 2009
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1930
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1943, 1968
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1968
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1907
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1975
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1895, 1950, 1967, 1983
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1921
Ties: 1940, 1960
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1968
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1967, 1978, 1996
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1979
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1922
Ties: 1969
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1969
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1970

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/