Climate at a Glance

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South Atlantic-Gulf Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1926
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1964
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1979, 2008
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1899
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1918, 1942, 1948, 1959, 2003, 2014
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917, 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1942, 1949, 1970, 1991, 2013
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1949, 1954, 1993, 2009
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1897, 1925, 1951, 1956, 1982, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2012
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1926, 1932, 1973, 2003, 2013
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917, 1976
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1912, 1929, 1935, 1959, 1971, 1984, 2005
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1901, 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1935, 1975, 1995, 2010, 2014
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1901
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1906, 1937, 1943, 1971, 1984, 1997
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1968
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016, 2017
Ties: 1923, 1934, 1972, 1974, 1985
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1927, 1953, 2000, 2005
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1968, 1969
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1898, 1921, 1932, 1949, 1953, 1955, 1986, 1998, 2003, 2004
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1927, 1938, 1947, 1994
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1899, 1910, 1915, 1921, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1958, 1959, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/