Climate at a Glance

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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
79.9°F
(26.6°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2001
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
76.7°F
(24.8°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1941
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2000
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1944, 1965
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1989
Ties: 1972, 2002
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1944
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1989
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1944
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2014
Ties: 1989, 1997
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1944
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1934
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1949
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2003
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1942, 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2006, 2020
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1942
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2013
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1942
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2020
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1942
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1997
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1942
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1997, 2002, 2009, 2012
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1942
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1942
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1944
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2015
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1944
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2015, 2019, 2020
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2019

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