Climate at a Glance

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Ohio River 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
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1927
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1908, 1934, 2018
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1915
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1905, 1914, 1932, 1968, 2008, 2013
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1915, 1916
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1931
Ties: 1915, 1962, 1968, 1996
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1981, 1983, 1996
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1912, 1929, 1983
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1895, 1901, 1937, 1969
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2016
Ties: 1905, 1910, 1967
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

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