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Wilmington, Delaware

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1967
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1991, 2004
Ties: 2002
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1967
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 1976
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2008
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2017
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 1991
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2017
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2002
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1991, 2008, 2019
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1992, 2009
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2018
Ties: 1955, 1976, 1991
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1966
-- -- 2019, 2020
Ties: 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 2013, 2014, 2015
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1967
-- -- 2020
Ties: 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/