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64 examples:

He is above average height.

My grades are above average.

His ability in English is above average.

This boy's intelligence is above average.

My work at school was well above average.

The temperature is above average this winter.

I consider my driving skills to be above average.

The average estimate themselves by what they do, the above average by what they are.
(Charles Edwards)

The healthiest competition occurs when average people win by putting above average effort.
(Colin Powell)

Wal-Mart hires average people but squeezes above average performance and results out of them.
(Michael Bergdahl)

Above average temperatures boost district pastures and livestock.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

With temperatures above average for this time of year, take advantage.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

94% of professors rated themselves above average relative to their peers.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

Crawford ranks first over all in defense runs above average in the majors this season.
(The New York Times - Baseball, )

The previous hottest month of January was set in 2007 when it was .95°C above average.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Children of same-sex parents have above average health and well-being, new research shows.
(NBC News Health, )

Three viruses commonly inhibit the progress of the average and the above average achiever.
(Forbes - Business, )

In 2014, round one of the NHL playoffs is above average with three of eight series going to game seven.
(Forbes - Business, )

Britons are set to bask in a three-day sunny spell as the mercury rises well above average for the time of year.
(Aine Fox, Press Association in The Independent - U.K. News, )

No matter who wins, tonight's show itself is likely to be above average: Host Neil Patrick Harris will see to that.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

Despite an above average £40,000 annual pay-packet, the UK’s poultry industry has a shortage of “chick-sexers”.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

A map by the NOAA shows the probability of 'well above average' temperatures across the country in the upcoming months.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Now Mazda adds another example of well above average design and engineering in the form of the new 2016 CX-9 crossover.
(Forbes - Business, )

Above average temperatures continue to blanket most of the country, breaking records in some areas, with no end in sight.
(NBC Weather, )

You’ll need skilled, experienced marketing writers to create engaging, above average content for your brand again and again.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

England's teenagers are "significantly above average" in problem-solving skills, according to the results of international tests.
(BBC News - Education & Family, )

Forecasters at the Met Office say there is just a one in four chance of temperatures being above average from this month to August.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Canada has found about $20 million for humanitarian aid to Northern Iraq since the crisis began – a paltry sum, but above average.
(The Vancouver Sun - World, )

The monthly survey in California shows the Sierra snowpack is still just above average but warmer weather melted an earlier surplus.
(NBC Weather, )

Health inspectors are to assess patient safety at three Lanarkshire hospitals following concerns about above average mortality rates.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

Every apartment dweller who has ever had an upstairs neighbor can relate to a new parody video from the comedy website Above Average.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

Arctic air temperatures in 2015 were the warmest they've been since 1900, with anomalies rising two degrees Fahrenheit above average.
(UPI - Science News, )

By 2004, the average Briton was drinking nearly three times as much as they had in the Fifties - and Chrissie Giles was above average.
(Chrissie Giles in The Independent - Food & Drink, )

The UK experiences its warmest, driest and sunniest summer since 2006, Met Office figures show, but while above average was not exceptional.
(BBC News - U.K. News, )

A above average amount of firms saw a shortage of labour and a skills shortage as the reason for limiting capital spending over the next year.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

A new comedy video from Above Average nails what for many is the most enjoyable part of rentals like Airbnb — going through people's things.
(NBC Today, )

Six out of the last seven UK summers have seen above average rainfall - including the summer of 2007 (pictured), which saw widespread flooding.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Only a tiny sliver of England is set to be saved from tomorrow's rain, but temperatures will remain above average for January at a high of 10C.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Government forecasters said Earth averaged 56.08 degrees (13.38 degrees Celsius) in February, 2.18 degrees (1.21 degrees Celsius) above average.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The warmth in the Arctic -- where some spots were as much as 7 to 11 degrees above average in February -- contributing to the lack of sea ice there.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

The average air temperature over Arctic land reached 2.3 degrees F (1.3 degrees C) above average for the year ending in September, NOAA records have revealed.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The X Factor semi final was like a slightly above average office Christmas party with the four contestants belting out some seasonal ‘classics’, writes JIM SHELLEY.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Comedy troupe Above Average released a promo video for Airbnb Express, which lets you pay to go through other people's belongings without having to sleep in their beds.
(CNET News, )

The research, from the University of Manchester, is the first to show a clear link between babies who grow to above average size at birth and risk of Autism Spectrum Disorder.
(Daily Mail - Health, )

Markit said Britain's overall economic growth rate was likely to slow to 0.5 per cent in the three months to September from an above average 0.7 percent in the second quarter.
(Daily Mail - Money, )

You could see it in New Jersey, where in September 2013, a $317-million Powerball jackpot brought a frenzy of $6.4 million in sales — about four or five times above average.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Our planet's temperature rose to yet another record high last month, reaching 1.5°C above average, according to an unofficial data set by the University of Alabama at Huntsville.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Researchers have found that contrary to Dove's popular video campaign, most of us fall prey to 'self-enhancement' - meaning we see ourselves as above average, in looks and otherwise.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

According to the World Meteorological Organization, 2015 is on its way to become the warmest year on record, with the past five years having global surface temperatures above average.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Strong demand in Metro Vancouver — Canada’s hottest real estate region — has pushed typical detached home prices past the $1-million mark, with February sales well above average.
(The Vancouver Sun - Business, )

Even when youngsters from lower income families perform as well as their classmates on independent tests, they are still less likely to be judged as 'above average', research suggests.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Personal security, job satisfaction and earnings are all areas in which the UK ranks above average among 35 nations in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
(Daily Mail - News, )

With a third of Britons suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder, Brighton may be the best spot to beat the winter blues - it has above average hours of sunlight and brighter winters.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

While some hedge funds might produce above average returns, their investment strategy may possibly be very tax-inefficient resulting in less than stellar monies in the pockets of investors.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

A virtually cloud-free satellite image from the European Space Agency’s MetOp-B satellite has been released as the country continues to bask in bright sunshine and above average temperatures.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Con-Way Inc (NYSE: CNW) presently has an above average rank, in the top 50% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
(Forbes - Business, )

Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) presently has an above average rank, in the top 50% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.
(Forbes - Business, )

After a record-setting hurricane season fueled by a strong El Nino in 2015, federal forecasters said Thursday the 2016 central Pacific hurricane season will likely be only slightly above average as La Nina conditions take over.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The Angels are four games under .500, fourth in the American League West, moving along at a mediocre pace about one-third of the way through 2016. Their offense is slightly above average, their pitching slightly below, neither notably so.
(Los Angeles Times - Football, )

On cleanliness, facilities, noise control and sense of security, most parks do fairly well, with satisfaction scores in the 80- and 90-per-cent ranges (this indicates the percentage of respondents who gave a rating of “excellent” or “above average”).
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

A few weeks ago I devoted my entire weekly Critic's Pick to self-described "comedy person" and video maker Benjamin Apple, whose dry, deadpan sketch series "Cubed" (brief encounters in a faceless workplace) I had seen on the YouTube channel Above Average, a division of Lorne Michaels'...
(Robert Lloyd in Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

In a culture where we often value convenience over quality, banks and credit unions have become a one stop shop for many of our financial needs, but far too often this convenience can come at a steep price through above average fees, various conflicts of interests, and overall quality of advice.
(Forbes - Personal Finance, )

Every apartment dweller who has ever had an upstairs neighbor can relate to a new parody video from the comedy website Above Average.In just under three minutes, the video focuses on one couple that devotes all hours of the day — and night — to making noise for the resident that lives in the unit beneath them.
(NBC Today, )

A new report shows that air temperature in 2015 across the Arctic was well above average with temperature anomalies over land more than 2 degrees Fahrenheit above average, the highest since records began in 1900. Increasing air and sea surface temperatures, decreasing sea ice extent and Greenland ice sheet mass, and changing behavior of fish and walrus are among key observations.
(Science Daily - News, )

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