Climate at a Glance

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1909, 1932
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1917
Ties: 1925
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1917
Ties: 1912, 1936
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1950
Ties: 1973
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1971
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2014
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1995, 2012
Ties: 1901, 1953, 1967, 1987, 1996
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2014
Ties: 1989
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1974, 1987, 1989, 1991
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001, 2012, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1922, 1929, 1936, 1963, 1989
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1917, 1959, 1969, 1974
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1959
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1911, 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1900, 1947, 1962, 2010
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1944
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1946, 1956
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912, 1913
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1919, 1929, 1983
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912, 1913
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1929, 1947, 1953, 1966
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1913
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1902, 1958, 1978, 1980
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1914
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1921, 1954, 1969, 1987
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1899, 1915, 1916
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1921, 1922, 1956, 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/