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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1989
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1974
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 2008
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1974
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 2014
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2021
Ties: 2003
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976, 1989
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1970
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1970
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1990
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1989
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978, 2014
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1999
Ties: 1987
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2003, 2014
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2001
Ties: 1991, 1998, 2005, 2016
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980, 1982
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1987

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