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Memphis, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1940-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1983
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1944, 1965
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1947
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940, 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1959
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1942, 2001, 2003
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1958
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2001
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1958
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1994
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1958
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1990
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979, 1980
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1942, 1988, 1996
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1954, 2003
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1957, 1992, 2005
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1992, 2010, 2015
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

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