Climate at a Glance

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Ohio River Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1964
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1964, 2009
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1912, 2005, 2009
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1908, 1938, 1947, 2005
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1908, 1953, 1965
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1918, 1923, 1975
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1940, 1947, 1948, 1952, 1975, 1986
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1940, 1942, 1947, 1957, 1964
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1912, 1930, 1944, 1947, 2003
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1895, 1925, 1968
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1924, 1958
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1967
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1907, 1961, 1968, 1970
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1918, 1966, 1967, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/