Why is my system temperature high when idle...?

temperature when Idle
ASUSTeK Computer INC. P8H61-M LX (LGA1155) 87 °C

CPU temperature [Idle]
Intel Core i7 2600 @ 3.40GHz 42 °C

the thing is when i watch movies, play games or do do video converting, my temperature drops to.....43
ASUSTeK Computer INC. P8H61-M LX (LGA1155) 43 °C

CPU temperature
Intel Core i7 2600 @ 3.40GHz 60 °C

is this normal? or there's something wrong.
 

Buckshot420

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what program are you using to monitor temps? Try CPUID Hardware Monitor. If you are referring to either CPUTIN or AUXTIN and NOT Core temps than please run HW monitor and post a screenshot.
 
I have the same Problem .. Help me here =) I buy new Thermal glue ( if you know wut i mean ;))htt p://i44.tinypic.com/2zz68t4.png