Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
9.9°F
(5.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1927
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1939
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1927
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1919
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1999
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1896
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1940
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1896
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1981, 2003
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1896
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1957, 1962, 1981, 2003
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1985
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1913
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1927
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1939
Ties: 1943, 1975
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1927
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1987
Ties: 1971, 1975, 1978
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1951
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1906, 1929, 1932, 1947, 1975, 1982, 1983, 2008
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1987
Ties: 1924, 1965
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1950
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1987
Ties: 1895
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1951
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1951
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1912, 1918
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1951
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1908, 1980
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1899
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1990, 2001, 2018
Ties: 1966, 1980
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1899
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1991
Ties: 1949

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/