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Providence, Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1991
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1948
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956, 1961
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1961
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956, 1961, 1963
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1961, 1963
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1963
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1965, 1967, 1982
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1963
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1965
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest to Date 1963
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1964
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1961, 1969, 1970, 1979, 1982
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest to Date 1965
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1972, 1978, 1980, 1982
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest to Date 1966
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1988
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1967
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1974, 1978, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/