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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1997
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1961
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1991
Ties: 1967, 1990
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1984
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1993
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1951, 1962
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017
Ties: 1985
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 2011
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1951, 1968, 1989
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1997, 2003
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1971, 1975, 1988
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1952, 2004
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1967, 1973, 2010
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1957
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 2000, 2002, 2009, 2012
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1981
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2003, 2009, 2010, 2017

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