Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1989
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1956
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1948
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1984
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 2004
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917, 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1947, 1952, 2014, 2017
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1946, 1947, 1975
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1898, 1948, 1984, 2003
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1911, 1961, 1970, 2003, 2019
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2007, 2018
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1918, 1927, 1995, 1996
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1906, 1915, 1945, 1981
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 1906, 1909, 1928, 1961, 1962
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1941, 1972, 1978
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1926
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1908, 1912, 1914, 1965
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1907, 1926
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 1908, 1965
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002, 2012, 2013, 2020, 2021
Ties: 1911, 1916, 1921, 1964, 1968

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/