Climate at a Glance

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Grand Rapids, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2020
1-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1989
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2015
Nov–Dec 2020
2-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1982, 1998
Oct–Dec 2020
3-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1990, 2012
Sep–Dec 2020
4-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1965, 1975, 2003, 2005
Aug–Dec 2020
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2005, 2010
Jul–Dec 2020
6-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jun–Dec 2020
7-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2021
Ties: 1999
May–Dec 2020
8-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976, 1989
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1998
Ties: 1975
Apr–Dec 2020
9-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1998
Mar–Dec 2020
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Dec 2020
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2006, 2007, 2018
Jan–Dec 2020
12-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1991, 1999, 2001
Jul 2019–Dec 2020
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978, 2014
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan 2019–Dec 2020
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1999
Jan 2018–Dec 2020
36-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1980
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2006, 2008
Jan 2017–Dec 2020
48-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1981
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2001
Ties: 2000, 2002
Jan 2016–Dec 2020
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1980, 1982
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/