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Washington (Dulles), District of Columbia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1960-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2004
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1966
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1974, 1982
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1971
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1989
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1967, 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1994
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970, 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1994
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1984
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1979, 1996
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1979
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 2014
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1970
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1979, 1984
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1980
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970, 1971
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1982
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012

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