Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1997
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1991
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1984
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1949, 1999
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2017
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1976
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1990, 2010, 2013
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 2005
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1960, 1995, 2013
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1952, 1965, 1985, 2009
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1990
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1972, 2005, 2011
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1975, 2011
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1962, 1977, 1995
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/