Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1896, 1920, 1952
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950, 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1908, 1964, 1965
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1934, 1942, 2006
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1939
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1923, 2002
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1980, 1984
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1931
Ties: 1902, 1939
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931, 2016
Ties: 1915, 1925, 1954, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1990
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1965, 2004, 2006
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1957, 1970, 1971, 1994, 2005
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1972
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1921
Ties: 1968, 1969
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1968
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2016, 2017
Ties: 1966, 1970, 2014
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1904, 1918, 1959, 1964, 1976, 1989, 1997
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1969, 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018
Ties: 1968, 1969
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1968, 1971
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1980
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1961, 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/