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Knoxville, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1910-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1962
Ties: 1940
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1961
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1991, 2019
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1960
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1913, 1930, 1949, 2009
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1960
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1953, 1977
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012, 2017
Ties: 1932
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1923, 1930, 1972
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Ties: 1923, 1955, 1989
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1913, 1945, 2007
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1929, 1953, 2003, 2011
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1956, 1986, 2004, 2007
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1919, 1986, 1995, 2005
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1914, 1956
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1970, 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1943, 1947, 1975, 1987, 2005
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1974, 1988, 2001
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 1917, 1975, 2011
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1971, 1980
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2019
Ties: 1916, 1943, 1989, 2004
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1981
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1916, 1931, 2005

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