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Worcester, Massachusetts

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
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1960, 1968
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1974, 1985, 1997
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1966, 1970
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1950, 1970, 1995
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1955, 1969, 1996
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1968, 1981
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1961, 1975, 1981, 1985, 1995, 1996
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1972
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1951, 1982, 2000
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1954, 1964, 1971, 1981, 1987
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1963
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1963
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1951, 1973
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1956, 1961, 1971, 1994
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1965
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1973
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962, 1966
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1975, 1996

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