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
(1895-2020)
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)
100th 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
76th 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)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
44th 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)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1971
28th 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)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
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)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
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)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2020
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)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
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)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
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)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
45th 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)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1911, 1912
52nd 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
79th 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
90th 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
75th 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
53rd 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
55th 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
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1904, 1921, 1922, 1956, 1977

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