Climate at a Glance

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Upper Colorado River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
24.1°F
(-4.4°C)
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1909
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1980
Ties: 1973
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1895
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1905, 1938, 1945, 1968, 1990
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1898
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1950, 2017
Ties: 1947
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1898, 1912
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1940, 1959
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1935, 1936
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1965, 1990, 1991
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1944
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1900, 1917, 1944, 1956, 1986
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1925, 1956, 1991, 1997, 2009
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1967
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1956, 1957, 1970
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1895, 1912
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1905, 1915, 1922, 1952
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1975
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1928, 1942, 1948, 1950
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1899, 1913
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1942, 1961
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1898
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1954, 1962, 1984, 1987
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1950, 1965, 1967

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/