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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1948, 2021
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1961
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Ties: 1992, 1995
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1984
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1977
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1970
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1970
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1970, 1993, 1994
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/