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Greensboro, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1954
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1961
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1960
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1958
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1936, 1982
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1961, 1966, 1970, 1981, 1982
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1965
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1989
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1959, 1973, 1997
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1980
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1942, 1958, 1989, 1996, 1998
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1977, 1987

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