Climate at a Glance

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Columbus, Ohio

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1997
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1961
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1991
Ties: 1971
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1984
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1979
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017
Ties: 2000
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1949, 2002
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1954, 1974, 2021
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1957, 1974, 1999
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2002
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2016
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2016
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2012
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2012
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2017
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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