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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
79.3°F
(26.3°C)
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1953
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2001
Ties: 1983
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
76.9°F
(24.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1941, 1975
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Ties: 1970
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944, 1965
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934, 1989
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1967
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944, 1975
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1974, 1985, 1991
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1951, 1967
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1949
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1942
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1970, 1972
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1942
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
71.0°F
(21.7°C)
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1942
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1935, 1960, 1979
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
72.3°F
(22.4°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1942
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1942
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1944
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1942
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1957
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944
54th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1985
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1944
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1974
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1953
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018

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