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Scranton, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1949-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1950
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1966, 1983
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1956, 1979
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1960, 1993
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961, 1963
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1952, 1988
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1986, 1992
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2004, 2011
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1974, 1976, 2009
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1976, 1980, 1995, 2004
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1973
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964, 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1952
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1965
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1967, 1983, 1984, 1996
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964, 1966
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1961, 1973, 1984
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1965, 1967
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1969

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