Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1988
1-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1902, 1903
Aug–Sep 1988
2-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1903
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1993
Jul–Sep 1988
3-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1902, 1903, 1962
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Jun–Sep 1988
4-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1903
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1959, 1991
May–Sep 1988
5-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1903, 1907
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1989
Apr–Sep 1988
6-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2010
Ties: 1953, 1970, 1979, 1995
Mar–Sep 1988
7-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1926
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2010
Ties: 1976, 1985, 2000, 2009
Feb–Sep 1988
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2010
Ties: 1985, 1995
Jan–Sep 1988
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904, 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2012
Ties: 1944, 1975, 1980, 2009
Dec 1987–Sep 1988
10-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1975, 1976, 1989, 1993
Nov 1987–Sep 1988
11-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1942, 1993
Oct 1987–Sep 1988
12-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1913, 1975, 1984, 1987, 1993
Apr 1987–Sep 1988
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1951, 1994, 2003
Oct 1986–Sep 1988
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1958, 1981, 1983, 1993, 1997
Oct 1985–Sep 1988
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1984, 1989
Oct 1984–Sep 1988
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2019
Ties: 1950, 1956, 1974, 1987, 1990
Oct 1983–Sep 1988
60-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1907, 1908
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2019
Ties: 1933, 1975, 1986, 1989, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/