Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
70.9°F
(21.6°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1896
Ties: 1941, 1982
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
66.7°F
(19.3°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1961
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1896
Ties: 1962
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1931, 1960
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 2019
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1895
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Ties: 1945, 1991
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012, 2017
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012, 2017
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1940
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1937, 1965, 1975
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1916, 1919, 1945, 1954, 1997, 1998
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1965, 1975, 2003, 2011
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1943, 1962, 1998, 2003, 2015
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1976, 1992, 1997, 2015
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1943, 1985, 1994, 2003, 2005
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1902, 1941, 1970
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1928, 1935, 1946, 1957, 1975, 1990
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1975, 1987, 2003
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1928, 1947, 1948, 1953, 1956, 2011
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1971
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019, 2020
Ties: 1928, 1929, 1930, 1932, 1936, 1937, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1974, 1988, 1989, 2004
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1924, 1926, 1929, 1951, 1955, 1989, 1990, 2005

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/