Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2015
Ties: 1972, 2013
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1923, 1927, 1987
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931, 2015
Ties: 1899, 1999
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1926, 1936, 1990
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1998, 2015, 2016
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1915, 1926, 1984, 2011
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1998
Ties: 1918, 2011
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1906, 1936, 1956
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1906, 1942, 1945, 1965
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1968, 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1921, 2016
Ties: 1914, 1974, 1975
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1921
Ties: 1912, 1966
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016
Ties: 1961
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1969, 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1922
Ties: 1993
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968, 1969, 1970
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1980
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969, 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019, 2020
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1972, 1981, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/