Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1972
1-Month
13.7°F
(-10.2°C)
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
-6.9°F
(-3.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1983
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1939
Nov–Dec 1972
2-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1985
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Oct–Dec 1972
3-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1919
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1999
Ties: 2009
Sep–Dec 1972
4-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1985
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1953
Ties: 1896, 1961
Aug–Dec 1972
5-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1985
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1953
Ties: 1924
Jul–Dec 1972
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1985
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1953
Jun–Dec 1972
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1951, 1985
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1953, 1988, 2015
Ties: 1964
May–Dec 1972
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1916, 1927
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1936
Ties: 1898, 1968
Apr–Dec 1972
9-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1927, 1951
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1988
Ties: 1945, 1983
Mar–Dec 1972
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1988
Ties: 1907, 1935, 1983, 1984
Feb–Dec 1972
11-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1951
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1945
Jan–Dec 1972
12-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1916
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1934, 2015
Ties: 1924, 1993
Jul 1971–Dec 1972
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1916
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1922
Jan 1971–Dec 1972
24-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1951
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1929
Jan 1970–Dec 1972
36-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1951
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2017
Ties: 1924, 1957
Jan 1969–Dec 1972
48-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1951
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1930, 1953
Jan 1968–Dec 1972
60-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1911

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/