Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1983
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1899, 1966
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1983
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1898
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1923, 2019
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1898
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1904, 2011
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1985
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2021
Ties: 1930, 1948, 1949, 1977, 1982
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1898
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1954
Ties: 1930, 1955, 1990, 2019, 2020
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1954
Ties: 1937, 1965, 2003
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1992
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1955
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917, 1951, 1961
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1899, 1930, 1947, 1986, 1987, 2020
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1951
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1925, 1930, 1962, 1964, 2000, 2002
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1907, 1992
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1912
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1919, 1960, 1961
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1993
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1909, 1918, 1962
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1908, 1943
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1944, 1976, 2009
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1905, 1906
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1910, 1945, 1982, 1984, 1986
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1906
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1935, 1956, 2002, 2016
Ties: 1923, 1931, 1932, 1964, 1993, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/