Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1932
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1980
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1915, 1926, 1953, 2004
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1911
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1973, 1998
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1903, 1940, 1965, 1966, 1997
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1994, 2000, 2006
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1903, 1955, 1969, 1983
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1926, 1973, 1983, 1985
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1912
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1903, 1914, 1949, 1956
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1949, 1984
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1912
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1906, 1938, 1942, 1956, 1961
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1905, 1911, 1916, 1918, 1933, 1952
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1899, 1972, 1976, 1987
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017, 2018
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1904, 1922, 1947, 1950, 1970, 1984
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1928, 1934, 1938, 1941, 1956, 1962, 1963, 1980
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1915
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017, 2018
Ties: 1938, 1953, 1955
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1915, 1916
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1931, 1946, 1947, 1951, 1953, 1966, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/