Climate at a Glance

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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1967
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1961
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1991
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1984
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2015, 2018
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 2013
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012, 2017
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1956, 2015
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1980
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1980
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1971, 1975
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977, 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1964
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1952, 1956, 1965, 1973, 1988, 2005, 2010
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1988
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1987
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1974, 1976, 1993
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 1956
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 2016

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/