Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

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
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
18.1°F
(-7.7°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1983
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1929, 1935, 1958
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1897, 1935
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1992
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1914, 1934, 1957, 1958
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1962, 1964, 2013, 2014
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1932, 1935, 1962
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1896, 1979, 1981
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1931
Ties: 1942, 1943, 2008, 2014
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1928, 1937, 1958, 1979
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998, 2012
Ties: 1945, 2013
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1936
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1905, 1920, 1943
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 1943, 1959, 1960, 1968, 1976
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917, 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1968
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917, 1918, 1919, 1927
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1916, 1938, 1950, 1959, 1960, 1996
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918, 1920
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1921, 1953, 1960, 1966, 1968, 1973, 1981

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/