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Cape Hatteras, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1989
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1898, 1917
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1958
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1958
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2007
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1905, 1979
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2015
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2002
Ties: 1966, 1996
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968, 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1964
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968, 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017, 2019
Ties: 1931, 1967, 1984
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1959
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1904, 1961, 1962
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1989
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1968, 1970
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1908, 1957, 1994
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1969, 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1913, 1929, 1991, 1994
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1931, 1957, 1994

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