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Springfield, Illinois

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
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1983
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1939, 1999, 2020
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2000
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 2003
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1912
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1936
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1960, 1978
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1975, 1982
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1931
Ties: 1999
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1938
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2005
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1936, 1946
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1953, 2005
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2016
Ties: 1934, 1938, 1991
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904, 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1921, 1938, 1975, 2009, 2014
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1946, 1958, 1989
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019, 2020
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1950, 1975, 1988, 1993, 1998

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