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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961, 1997
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1991
Ties: 1968, 2002
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1984
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1951, 2008
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1975, 2005
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 2001
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1975, 1985
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1967
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977, 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1969, 1981
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1956, 1969
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1962, 2003
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1952, 1965, 1983, 2003, 2011
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978, 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 2016
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1953, 2001, 2009, 2019
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1974, 1987
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 2007
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1981
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1959, 1975, 1987, 1990, 2005

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