Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

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
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
23.3°F
(-4.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1915, 1951
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1963, 1968, 1977
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1944, 1977, 1996
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1899, 1905, 1928, 1986, 2014
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1944, 1954, 1955, 1991
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1957, 1965, 1986
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1919, 1964, 1965, 1974, 1996
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1956, 1986, 1995
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1901, 1962, 1965, 1981, 2014
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1914, 1956, 1969, 1997
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1928, 1936, 1943, 1958
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1903, 1920, 1936, 1940, 1943, 1979
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1896, 1936, 1977
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 1901, 1920, 1943, 1958
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1913, 1920, 1967
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907, 1917, 1918, 1926
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1938, 1959, 1960, 1965, 1967, 1970
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1925, 1936, 1938, 1960, 1962, 1963, 1966, 1970, 1983, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/