Climate at a Glance

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Tennessee River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1941, 1987, 1996, 2018
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950, 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1934, 1942, 1965
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1923, 1927, 1980
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1896, 1914, 1942, 1949, 1985
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931, 2016
Ties: 1905, 1914, 1923, 1942, 1954, 1977, 2005
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015, 2016
Ties: 1942, 1948, 1957, 1959, 1987
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1898, 1945, 1978, 1982, 2001
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1909, 1942, 1971, 2008, 2009
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1905, 1928
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2016
Ties: 1918, 1951, 1961, 1964, 1966, 1978, 1989, 1997, 2014
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969, 1979
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1917, 1963, 1980
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1969, 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1961, 1963, 1981
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1980
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1980

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/