Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1987
1-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1925
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1930
Sep–Oct 1987
2-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1897
Aug–Oct 1987
3-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1940
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2017
Ties: 1935, 1956, 1974, 1978
Jul–Oct 1987
4-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1940
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1910, 1933, 1950, 1972
Jun–Oct 1987
5-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1903
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2020
Ties: 1937, 1942, 1946, 1963, 1967, 1981, 2009
May–Oct 1987
6-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1921, 1933, 1937, 1939, 1965
Apr–Oct 1987
7-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2010
Ties: 1976, 2000
Mar–Oct 1987
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1926
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2010
Ties: 1946, 1969, 1970, 1976
Feb–Oct 1987
9-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2010, 2012
Ties: 1968, 1980, 1993, 2015
Jan–Oct 1987
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1913, 1969, 1977
Dec 1986–Oct 1987
11-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904, 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1947, 1974, 1976, 1984
Nov 1986–Oct 1987
12-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1904
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1898, 1971, 1988
May 1986–Oct 1987
18-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1913, 1979, 1981, 1993
Nov 1985–Oct 1987
24-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1942, 1947, 1988, 1993, 1997
Nov 1984–Oct 1987
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2018
Ties: 1950, 1974, 1977
Nov 1983–Oct 1987
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2013, 2019
Ties: 1949, 1950
Nov 1982–Oct 1987
60-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1952

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/