Climate at a Glance

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Pacific Northwest Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1990
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1917
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1917
Ties: 2015
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1917
Ties: 1928
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1917
Ties: 1905, 1914
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1985
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1917, 2014
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1985
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2014
Ties: 1927, 1931, 1935
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1916
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1907, 1945
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1916
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1921, 1943, 2010
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1916
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1935, 1968
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1916
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1908, 1954
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1955
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1914, 1933, 1944, 1945, 1954
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1921, 1928, 1946, 1959, 1962, 2008
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1985
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2015
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1935, 1944, 1946, 1976, 1978, 2011
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1906, 1946, 1969, 1973, 1979
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1913
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1902, 1953, 1975, 1978
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913, 1914, 1919
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016, 2017
Ties: 1927, 1935, 1960, 1963
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1913
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1937, 1944, 1961, 1969, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/