Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Texas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1933
Ties: 1910, 1923, 1938, 2004
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1898
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1965
Ties: 1920, 1937, 1947
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1919
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1933, 2016
Ties: 1986, 1997, 2002, 2018
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1933
Ties: 1906, 1913, 1920, 1929, 1957, 1975
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1904, 1913, 1920, 1943, 1992
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1906, 1913, 1919, 1991
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1919, 1968, 1975
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1919, 1972
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1926, 1958
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1895
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1958, 1975
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1895
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1899, 1912
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1913
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1976
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1914
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017, 2018
Ties: 1913, 1919, 1975, 1977, 1978
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1906, 1915
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2019
Ties: 1976
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/