Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Arizona

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
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1932
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1980
Ties: 1961
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1931
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1956, 1964, 1974, 1990
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1911
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Ties: 1896, 1964, 2002
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Ties: 1960, 2000
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2017
Ties: 1915, 1945, 1975, 1978
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1904, 1915, 1932, 1935, 1990, 1993
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1935, 1938
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1938, 1986, 1993
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1912
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1946
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1942, 1972, 1992
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1912
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1899, 1925, 1957, 1969
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1912
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1938, 1946, 1947, 1998
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1913
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1899, 1972, 1976, 1979
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017, 2018
Ties: 1960, 1998
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1935, 1958, 1983
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1915
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017, 2018
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1940, 1943, 1962, 1984, 1986
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1915, 1916
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1936, 1959, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/