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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950, 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1978, 2012
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1987, 1991
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1964
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1964, 2008
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015, 2021
Ties: 1952, 2003, 2013
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2021
Ties: 1966, 1977, 1985, 1995, 2004
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1995
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1960, 2003
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1983, 1995, 2013
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1950, 1989
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963, 1997, 2014
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1958, 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1976
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1982
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1999
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
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: 1978 2018
Ties: 1978
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020, 2021

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