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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1997
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1990
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1961
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Ties: 2020
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1984
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1967, 2014
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1978
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012, 2017
Ties: 1966
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1958, 2003
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1959, 1993, 1997, 2011
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1975
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1956, 1975, 1988
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1975, 2005, 2010
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 2004
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1968
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1970, 1985
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1981
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2020
Ties: 1964, 1965, 1970, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/