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Los Angeles, California

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1944-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1964
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2014
Ties: 1999
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1953, 1954, 1957, 1971, 1999
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1967, 1975
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Ties: 1963, 1977
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1948, 1975
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Ties: 1949, 1964
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2014
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015, 2016
Ties: 1948
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1949
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015, 2016, 2018
Ties: 1950
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1949
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1952
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1950, 1951
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1954
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1951, 1952
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1954
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1952, 1953
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018

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