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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1960
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1961
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1984
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1976, 2014
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1948, 1974
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2005
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2001
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1959, 1962
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1967, 2003, 2011
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1962, 1966, 2003, 2011
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1964
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1966, 1989, 1997
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1951, 1961, 1996
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1952, 1969, 1983, 1997
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1970
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020

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