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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1965, 1984
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2005
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 2017
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2021
Ties: 2006
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976, 1989
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1998
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 1998
Ties: 1991
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1991
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1999
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1973
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978, 2014
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2010, 2011
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 1999
Ties: 1988
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2012
Ties: 2010, 2016
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2001
Ties: 1990, 1993
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980, 1982
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2002
Ties: 1988

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/