Climate at a Glance

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Arizona

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
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1932
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1980
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1931
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1932, 1945, 1968
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1911
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904, 1944, 1985, 2013
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1928, 1964, 1975, 1990
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1915, 1945, 1975, 1987
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1907, 1914, 1944, 1945
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1902, 1943, 1953
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1929, 1955, 1990
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904, 1922, 1998
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1896, 1926, 1928, 1946, 1993
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1902, 1928, 1947, 1972, 1974, 1985, 1993
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1993
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1954, 1959, 2005, 2010
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017, 2018
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1958, 1982, 1999
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1901, 1954, 1961
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1915
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017, 2018
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1907, 1927, 1964, 1969, 1985
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1915, 1916
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1911, 1928, 1929, 1934, 1944, 1955

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/