Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
8.2°F
(4.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1963
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1950, 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1990
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1941
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1919
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931, 2016
Ties: 1896, 2012
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015, 2016
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1927, 1977
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1957, 1970, 1978, 1994, 2005
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1899, 1902, 1909, 1915, 1942, 2008, 2009
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1914, 1916, 1945, 1948, 1974
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1936, 1948, 2003
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1951, 1972, 1985, 1994
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968, 1969, 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017, 2018
Ties: 1903, 1917, 1964, 1967, 1977, 1997
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1968, 1978
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970, 1980
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1963, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/