Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1963
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1957, 2011, 2014
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950, 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1961, 2009
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1931
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2001, 2020
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2001, 2020
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1899, 1923, 1926, 1938, 1939, 1947, 1982, 2010, 2012
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1896, 1906, 1908, 1915, 1927, 1942, 1949, 2006, 2017
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1931, 2016
Ties: 1905, 1926, 1938, 2017
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015, 2016
Ties: 1897, 1918, 1987
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1957, 1971, 1978, 1994, 2005
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1965
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1950, 2013
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2016, 2017
Ties: 1966, 1978, 2014
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1963
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1969, 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017, 2018
Ties: 1960, 1979, 1980
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1961, 1963, 1981
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970, 1980
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/