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Wilmington, Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2004
Ties: 1976
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1961, 1966
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960, 1980
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1950, 1989
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1990, 1992, 2011
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960, 2009
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1950, 1990
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1973, 1990, 1993
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1966
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1962, 1973
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1979, 1980

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