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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1965
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1997
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2002
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1975, 2017
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 1998, 2016
Ties: 2002
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Ties: 2005
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976, 1989
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Ties: 1991
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991, 1999
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2009
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2001, 2013
Ties: 1998, 2005
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1988

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