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Knoxville, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1910-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1962
Ties: 1912
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1961
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1991, 2019
Ties: 1915
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2019
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012, 2017
Ties: 1930, 2000, 2018
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1919, 1934, 1935, 1945, 2018
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1916, 1929
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2002
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1999
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1939, 1942, 1946, 2008
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1946
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970, 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1914
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1947, 1975
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1945, 2000
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1971, 1980
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1925, 1928, 1947, 1954, 2008, 2014
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1981
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1951, 1958

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