Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1980
1-Month
35.19°F
(1.77°C)
32.68°F
(0.38°C)
2.51°F
(1.39°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1983
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2021
Nov–Dec 1980
2-Month
38.75°F
(3.75°C)
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2000
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2021
Oct–Dec 1980
3-Month
43.36°F
(6.31°C)
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1898
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2021
Ties: 1913
Sep–Dec 1980
4-Month
49.08°F
(9.49°C)
48.33°F
(9.07°C)
0.75°F
(0.42°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2021
Ties: 1949
Aug–Dec 1980
5-Month
53.82°F
(12.12°C)
53.09°F
(11.72°C)
0.73°F
(0.40°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2021
Jul–Dec 1980
6-Month
57.48°F
(14.16°C)
56.51°F
(13.62°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2021
Jun–Dec 1980
7-Month
59.09°F
(15.05°C)
58.22°F
(14.57°C)
0.87°F
(0.48°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2021
Ties: 1922
May–Dec 1980
8-Month
59.24°F
(15.13°C)
58.47°F
(14.71°C)
0.77°F
(0.42°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Apr–Dec 1980
9-Month
58.37°F
(14.65°C)
57.64°F
(14.24°C)
0.73°F
(0.41°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1991
Mar–Dec 1980
10-Month
56.47°F
(13.59°C)
56.03°F
(13.35°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1918
Feb–Dec 1980
11-Month
54.32°F
(12.40°C)
54.01°F
(12.23°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1922
Jan–Dec 1980
12-Month
52.39°F
(11.33°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2009
Jul 1979–Dec 1980
18-Month
53.89°F
(12.16°C)
53.52°F
(11.96°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2016
Ties: 2009
Jan 1979–Dec 1980
24-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1915, 1985
Jan 1978–Dec 1980
36-Month
51.44°F
(10.80°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Jan 1977–Dec 1980
48-Month
51.72°F
(10.96°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.15°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1929, 1930
Jan 1976–Dec 1980
60-Month
51.67°F
(10.93°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1921

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/