Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, November 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
November 1988
1-Month
54.05°F
(12.25°C)
52.71°F
(11.51°C)
1.34°F
(0.74°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1999
Ties: 1960
Oct–Nov 1988
2-Month
60.53°F
(15.85°C)
59.75°F
(15.42°C)
0.78°F
(0.43°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1999
Sep–Nov 1988
3-Month
66.22°F
(19.01°C)
65.77°F
(18.76°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Aug–Nov 1988
4-Month
71.38°F
(21.88°C)
70.61°F
(21.45°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1972
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1899, 1962
Jul–Nov 1988
5-Month
74.74°F
(23.74°C)
73.82°F
(23.23°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1972
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Jun–Nov 1988
6-Month
76.46°F
(24.70°C)
75.08°F
(23.93°C)
1.38°F
(0.77°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1972
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
May–Nov 1988
7-Month
76.24°F
(24.58°C)
74.77°F
(23.76°C)
1.47°F
(0.82°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1934
Apr–Nov 1988
8-Month
74.87°F
(23.82°C)
73.36°F
(22.98°C)
1.51°F
(0.84°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1934
Mar–Nov 1988
9-Month
72.65°F
(22.58°C)
71.10°F
(21.72°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Feb–Nov 1988
10-Month
69.95°F
(21.08°C)
68.47°F
(20.26°C)
1.48°F
(0.82°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–Nov 1988
11-Month
67.06°F
(19.48°C)
65.93°F
(18.85°C)
1.13°F
(0.63°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–Nov 1988
12-Month
65.13°F
(18.41°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.13°F
(0.63°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1963
Jun 1987–Nov 1988
18-Month
68.65°F
(20.36°C)
67.70°F
(19.83°C)
0.95°F
(0.53°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1912
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1986–Nov 1988
24-Month
65.23°F
(18.46°C)
64.00°F
(17.78°C)
1.23°F
(0.68°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 2008
Dec 1985–Nov 1988
36-Month
65.00°F
(18.33°C)
63.98°F
(17.77°C)
1.02°F
(0.56°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Dec 1984–Nov 1988
48-Month
64.62°F
(18.12°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1906
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Dec 1983–Nov 1988
60-Month
64.24°F
(17.91°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016

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