Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
33.69°F
(0.94°C)
33.82°F
(1.01°C)
-0.13°F
(-0.07°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1936
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1954
Ties: 1906, 1920
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
30.74°F
(-0.70°C)
31.97°F
(-0.02°C)
-1.23°F
(-0.68°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1901
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
32.01°F
(0.01°C)
32.23°F
(0.13°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
35.00°F
(1.67°C)
34.60°F
(1.44°C)
0.40°F
(0.23°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2000
Ties: 1924, 1989
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
38.59°F
(3.66°C)
38.51°F
(3.62°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1899
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
42.90°F
(6.06°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
47.15°F
(8.42°C)
47.07°F
(8.37°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
50.42°F
(10.23°C)
50.39°F
(10.22°C)
0.03°F
(0.01°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1945
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
52.62°F
(11.46°C)
52.40°F
(11.33°C)
0.22°F
(0.13°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
53.65°F
(12.03°C)
53.17°F
(11.76°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918, 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
53.64°F
(12.02°C)
52.98°F
(11.66°C)
0.66°F
(0.36°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.70°F
(0.39°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
49.72°F
(9.84°C)
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2017
Ties: 1981
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
52.95°F
(11.64°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1932
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
52.77°F
(11.54°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1993
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
52.38°F
(11.32°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1994
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
52.22°F
(11.23°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019

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