Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, November 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
November 1978
1-Month
41.47°F
(5.26°C)
41.69°F
(5.38°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1911
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Oct–Nov 1978
2-Month
47.94°F
(8.86°C)
47.90°F
(8.83°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Sep–Nov 1978
3-Month
53.91°F
(12.17°C)
53.56°F
(11.98°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Aug–Nov 1978
4-Month
58.38°F
(14.66°C)
58.19°F
(14.55°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 2002
Jul–Nov 1978
5-Month
61.46°F
(16.37°C)
61.27°F
(16.26°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1927, 1987
Jun–Nov 1978
6-Month
62.71°F
(17.06°C)
62.48°F
(16.93°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
May–Nov 1978
7-Month
62.29°F
(16.83°C)
62.16°F
(16.76°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Apr–Nov 1978
8-Month
60.95°F
(16.08°C)
60.77°F
(15.98°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1897
Mar–Nov 1978
9-Month
58.77°F
(14.87°C)
58.63°F
(14.79°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1930, 1940
Feb–Nov 1978
10-Month
55.69°F
(13.16°C)
56.15°F
(13.42°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.26°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1896, 1968
Jan–Nov 1978
11-Month
52.98°F
(11.66°C)
53.78°F
(12.10°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.44°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Nov 1978
12-Month
51.34°F
(10.74°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.39°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jun 1977–Nov 1978
18-Month
55.30°F
(12.94°C)
55.51°F
(13.06°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Ties: 1972
Dec 1976–Nov 1978
24-Month
51.85°F
(11.03°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.09°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1908, 1960
Dec 1975–Nov 1978
36-Month
51.81°F
(11.01°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.10°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1901, 1962
Dec 1974–Nov 1978
48-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1900, 1926
Dec 1973–Nov 1978
60-Month
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1920
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1974, 1976

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