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Dubuque, Iowa

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
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1983
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2001
Ties: 1966
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1958, 1997, 2018
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2004
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1954, 1956, 1994, 1999
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1985
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1953, 2015
Ties: 1975
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1998
Ties: 1975
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1951, 1992, 1996
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998, 2015
Ties: 1971, 1987, 2012
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1977
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951, 2014
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2010
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2014
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998, 2012
Ties: 1956, 2007
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2014
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 2014
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1999
Ties: 1954, 2006
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979, 1980, 2015
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 2006
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2001
Ties: 1989, 2005, 2020
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1997
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2002

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