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Providence, Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1991
Ties: 1969, 1988
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2010, 2012
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1958
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1958
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1966, 1979
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1965, 1969
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1950, 1964, 1989, 1990, 1993, 2014
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1956
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1973
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1982
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1952, 1986, 1997, 2009
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1980, 1983, 1985
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1985, 2004
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1960, 2005
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1981
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1965
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1978, 1980, 1982
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1966, 1968, 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1981
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1981, 1982

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