Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1988, 1989
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1961
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1931, 1973
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1931, 1960
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1901, 1993
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1895
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1968
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1931, 1978
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1918, 1958, 1968, 1978
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1904, 1918, 1958
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1918, 1958
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1977
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1931
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1902, 1941, 1970
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1906, 1966
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1903, 1960, 1962, 1980, 1983
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018, 2019
Ties: 1911, 1959, 1998
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1971
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1927, 1995, 1997
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1916, 1931, 1941, 1959, 1996, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/