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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1948, 1964
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1950, 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1979, 2012
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1986
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015, 2021
Ties: 1948
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1982
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1952, 1955, 2004, 2006, 2013
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963, 1974, 1988
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1950, 1989
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1958, 1978
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1958
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1951
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 1963
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1980
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1979
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1969, 1982
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1980
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020, 2021
Ties: 1962, 1964

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