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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1966
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1970, 1995
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1950
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1977
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2005
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1979, 2015
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2001
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2016
Ties: 1971
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1956, 1994
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016
Ties: 1981
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2016
Ties: 1971, 1989, 1997
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1988
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1977
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1979
-- -- 2018
Ties: Numerous
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1980
-- -- 2019
Ties: Numerous
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1981
-- -- 2019
Ties: Numerous

Citing This Page

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