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Madison, Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1983
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1994
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2012
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1979
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 2009
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1944, 1965, 2014
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1973
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1971, 2006
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1994
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2010
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2005
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2004, 2015
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951, 1952
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2009
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951, 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2001
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951, 1980
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002
Ties: 1957, 1989

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