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Allentown, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976, 1989
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1981
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1927, 1966, 1974, 1987, 1995, 1997
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1955, 1966
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1948, 1995
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1924
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1985, 1987
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1924
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1986
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1961
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1924
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2000
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1951, 1964
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Ties: 1972, 1989
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1940
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1938, 1983
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1935
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1951
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1943
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1932, 1933, 1952, 1953, 1975, 1976
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1943, 1944
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1956, 1957, 1986

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