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Scranton, Pennsylvania

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1950
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1983
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1979
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1993
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961, 1963
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1951, 2011
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1974, 1976
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1962, 1992
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1976, 1980, 1992, 1995
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 2015
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1987, 1993
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1969, 1983, 1984, 1994, 1995, 1996
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1964, 1966
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1959, 1984, 1997
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1965
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1961, 1997

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