Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
22.3°F
(-5.4°C)
12.7°F
(-10.7°C)
9.6°F
(5.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 1939
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
19.5°F
(-6.9°C)
8.5°F
(4.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1999
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
4.8°F
(2.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1919
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1999
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1896
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 1931, 1963, 1997, 2004
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1896
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1896
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 2020
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1985
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 2020
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1939
Ties: 1988
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1927
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1987
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1987
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1950
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 1987
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2016
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1951
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2008
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1990, 2001, 2018
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1899
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1991
Ties: 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/