Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1896
Ties: 1974
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1961
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1896
Ties: 1914, 1944, 1963, 1964, 2001, 2014
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1931, 1960
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1959
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1895
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1937, 1979, 1988, 1996
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1914, 1961
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Ties: 1993
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012, 2017
Ties: 1928, 1956, 1988, 2003
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1930, 1955, 1962, 1965, 1989
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1955, 1987, 2004
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1925, 1946, 1985
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1953
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1902, 1941, 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1913, 1937, 1943, 1947, 1948, 1951, 2004, 2014, 2015
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1916, 1924, 2010
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1963, 1982
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1971
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019, 2020
Ties: 1917, 1921, 1931, 1941, 1943, 1960, 1985
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2020
Ties: 1914, 1917, 1943, 1986

Citing This Page

  • 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/