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Madison, Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
7.1°F
(3.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1947
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1977
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1947
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1977
Ties: 1968
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1940, 1947
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1949, 1959
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1955
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1941, 1944, 1955
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1945, 1955
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1983
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1996
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1981
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2002
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2002, 2013, 2018, 2019
Ties: 2002, 2013, 2019
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1963
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2002
Ties: 2001, 2010, 2014

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