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Worcester, Massachusetts

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 2007
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1968, 1969
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1976
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1978
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1954
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1976
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1996, 2004
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2013
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2013
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1972
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1968, 1985
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958, 1972
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1951, 1987
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1958
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1981, 1987
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1963, 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1980, 1996
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1963
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1999, 2012
Ties: 1973, 2014
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1972
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1956, 1961, 1973, 1974, 1994
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1963, 1965
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1974
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1962, 1966, 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002, 2012
Ties: 1977

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