Climate at a Glance

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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
71.7°F
(22.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
9.6°F
(5.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1997
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1991
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1984
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1957, 1970, 2015
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017
Ties: 1955
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1955, 2019
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1950
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1955, 1957
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1992
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1981
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 1956, 2003

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/