Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
18.0°F
(-7.8°C)
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1983
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1939
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1999
Ties: 1921
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1919
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1999
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1985
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1953
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1953
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1953
Ties: 1897, 1971
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1951, 1985
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1953, 1988, 2015
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1932
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1916, 1927
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1936
Ties: 1908, 1928, 1995
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1927, 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1988
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1951
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1988
Ties: 1895, 1903, 1945
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1951
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Ties: 1904, 1932
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1934, 2015
Ties: 1971
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1916
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1960, 1966, 1984, 1986
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1951
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1918, 1955, 1965
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1951
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1900
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1951
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2007, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1904, 1910, 1922, 1924, 1925, 1973, 1978
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1908, 1921, 1929, 1959, 1968, 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/