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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1997
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1991
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1984
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 2004
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1976
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012, 2017
Ties: 1949, 1953
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1999, 2006
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1949, 1957
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1949
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1999, 2019
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1953, 1999, 2008
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 2006
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2003
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Ties: 1999, 2001
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1953, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1993, 1999, 2004, 2011
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1988, 1999, 2011

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