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Greensboro, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1992
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1953
Ties: 1978
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1961, 1997
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1982
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1960
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1943, 1951, 1980
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1943, 1956, 1997
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Ties: 2014
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1980
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1966
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 2014
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1944, 1956, 1967
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1956, 1973, 1997, 2001
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1962, 1967, 1982
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1941, 1959, 1982
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1961, 1962, 1964, 1971, 1985, 1998
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1971, 1984
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/