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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1973
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 2012
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1970, 2002
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2021
Ties: 1970
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976, 1989
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1965, 1990, 2013
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1998
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1968, 2019
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1976, 2008
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1980
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978, 2014
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1965, 1996
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1999
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1980
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1981
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2001
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980, 1982
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2002
Ties: 1970, 1996, 1997

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