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Grand Rapids, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2015
Ties: 1965
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1970, 2018
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2008
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1966, 2008
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012, 2016
Ties: 1982
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991, 2018
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1991, 2006, 2007
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1990
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1988

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/