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Grand Rapids, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1988
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1971
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1993
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1971
Ties: 1975, 1995
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1980, 1988, 1989
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1972
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1992
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1985
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007
Ties: 1979, 1986, 2004
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998, 2010
Ties: 1969, 1976, 1982, 1990
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1992
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1996, 2014
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978, 2014
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2014
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978, 2014
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2014
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 2014
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1993
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1965, 1982, 1994, 2014
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1982
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980, 1981
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013
Ties: 1969, 1971, 1996
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1982
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1970, 1972, 1996

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