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Knoxville, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1910-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1962
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1991, 2019
Ties: 1990
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1964
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 2010
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1982, 1986
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1973
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1963, 1979, 1980, 1993, 2010
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1980, 1993
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1924, 1963, 1979
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1931, 1951, 1963
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1951, 1975, 1976, 1983, 1997, 2001
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970, 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1960, 1963, 2014
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1974, 1990, 2001
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1926, 1942, 1989, 2016
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1971, 1980
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1974, 1975, 1993, 2010, 2016
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1981
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1920, 1974, 1987

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