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Memphis, Tennessee

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1940-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1983
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1960
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1971, 1983
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940, 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1958
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1958
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1982
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1958
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1958
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979, 1980
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/