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Raleigh, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1963
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1957, 1967, 1999, 2014
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1946
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1953, 1993
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1979
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2007
Ties: 2002
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2007
Ties: 2002
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1971
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 2002, 2008
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1967
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1993
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1995
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2011
Ties: 1949, 1977
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1958
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1990
Ties: 1957, 1985
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1963
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1949, 2000
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1991, 2020
Ties: 1986, 1994, 1995
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1997
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1954, 1955, 1988

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