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Springfield, Illinois

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
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1983
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1938, 2007
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2000
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 2007
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1914
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1920, 1952, 1961
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1952, 1978, 2020
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917, 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1978, 2006
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1923, 1948, 1957, 1984, 1991
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1975, 1980, 1986
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Ties: 1940, 1952, 1957, 1981, 2020
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1963, 1975
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1962, 2000
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1936, 1952, 2000
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1938, 1957, 2002, 2013
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1921, 1992, 1999, 2008
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1965, 1993, 2003
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905, 1906
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1956
Ties: 1975, 1987, 1992, 2000

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