Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
20.6°F
(-6.3°C)
7.7°F
(4.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1939
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Ties: 1933, 1949, 2018
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1953
Ties: 1954
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1953
Ties: 1962
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1953
Ties: 1936, 2012
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951, 1985
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1953, 1988, 2015
Ties: 2006
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916, 1927
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1936
Ties: 1937, 1997
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1927, 1951
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1988
Ties: 1901, 1941, 1943, 2004
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1988
Ties: 1991, 1997
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1946, 2011
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934, 2015
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1916
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1965
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1951
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1904, 1911, 1912, 1914, 1919, 1971
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1951
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007, 2017
Ties: 1958, 1969, 1975, 1996
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1901, 1902, 1903, 1906, 1955

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/