Climate at a Glance

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Indiana

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
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1906
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1921, 1949
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1908
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1908, 1954, 2003
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1906, 1920, 1933, 1948, 1987, 1991, 2002
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1965, 1980
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917, 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1918, 1947, 1970, 1982, 1983, 2017
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1919, 1930, 1980, 1990
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1985, 2003
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1906, 1920, 1940, 1945, 1963, 1974, 1979, 1980
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1912, 1924
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1912, 1951
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999, 2012, 2017
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2018
Ties: 1904
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1912, 1920, 1926, 1970
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1917, 1967, 1971, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/