Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1974
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1940, 1973, 1979
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1909, 1960
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1930, 1957
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1906, 1930, 1982, 2003
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1919, 1964
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1931
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1912, 1919, 1942, 1982, 1990
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1965, 1982
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1932, 1975, 1982
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1935, 1977, 1992, 2009
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1936, 1947, 1965, 1972, 1981, 1984
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1946, 1947, 1956
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017, 2018
Ties: 1991, 2003, 2016
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1987, 1990, 2016
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1940, 1949, 1953, 1987, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/