Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1983
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1933
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1898
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1965
Ties: 1901, 1939, 1940, 1941
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1908, 1945, 1963, 1966, 1982, 1992
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1933, 2016
Ties: 1960
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1933
Ties: 1896, 1909, 1919, 1928
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1926, 1985
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1949, 1973, 1982, 1995
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1900, 1938, 1949, 2008
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1955, 2014
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1901, 1962, 1965, 1985, 2007, 2009
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1895
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2011
Ties: 1952, 1992
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1895
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1975, 1987
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1947, 1967, 1974
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1916, 1944
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1914
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018
Ties: 1913, 1919, 1975, 1977, 1979
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1906, 1915
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1898, 1914
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1979
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1907, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/