Climate at a Glance

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Providence, Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1991
Ties: 1981
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1967
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2010
Ties: 1979, 2002, 2008
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1999
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1948, 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1956, 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1956
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1949, 1995
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1956
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1956
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1982
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1963
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2002
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1963
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2018
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1968
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2016
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1968
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 2007, 2019
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1965
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2014
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1968
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2013
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/