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Knoxville, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1910-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1962
Ties: 1964, 2014
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1961
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1991, 2019
Ties: 1934, 1962, 1964
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955, 1991
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2017
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2017
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 2006
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1913, 1920, 1933, 1995
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1921, 2000, 2002
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1925, 2000
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1933, 1939, 2006
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1970, 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1923, 1945, 1954
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1949
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1970
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018
Ties: 1927, 1949, 1952, 2008, 2012
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1971, 1980
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1953
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1981
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1937, 1952, 1953, 2018

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