Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New Jersey

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1954
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1895, 1918, 1928, 1959, 1966, 1970, 1986
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1940
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1980, 1981, 2000
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1898, 1939, 1952, 1966
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1938, 1952, 1956, 1974, 1978, 1986
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1956, 1966, 1977
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1936, 1952, 1965, 1980, 1995
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1906, 1938, 1954, 1969, 1981
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 1938, 1942, 1952, 1961, 1974, 1982
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1995, 1997
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1964, 1979, 1980
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1933, 1937, 1950, 1976, 1993, 1996
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1933, 1939, 1960, 1983, 1996
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1931, 1949, 1950, 1973, 1984, 1996
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1949, 1985
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1952, 1975, 1977, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/