Climate at a Glance

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Detroit, Michigan

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1958-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-7.5°F
(-4.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1997
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1991
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1997
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1991
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1996
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1965
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 2014
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1994
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1970, 1981, 1994, 2015
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1965, 1981
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1980, 1981, 2003
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1970
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1996, 2015
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1980
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981, 1982
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/