Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
86.2°F
(30.1°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1953
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2001
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
80.2°F
(26.8°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1941
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
74.9°F
(23.8°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944, 1965
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1989
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1989
Ties: 2004
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2014
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2012
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1949
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942, 1949
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2006, 2016
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1997, 2006
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2016
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2002
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
76.0°F
(24.4°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 2013
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1942
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1990
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1942
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1990, 2005, 2010
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1944
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2015, 2016, 2019
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/