Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1896
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1961
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 1896
Ties: 1922, 1927
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1931, 1960
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1995, 2000, 2002
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1895
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1946
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012, 2017
Ties: 1921, 1932, 1945, 1957
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2012, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1921, 1952, 1972, 2000
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012, 2017
Ties: 1990, 2006
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1907, 1948, 2004
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1934, 1943, 1954, 1976, 1998
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1934, 1954, 1987, 2005
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1942
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1898, 1955
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1902, 1941, 1970
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1923, 1949
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1949, 2006, 2009
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1970
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1928, 1938, 1947, 1948, 1956, 2011
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1971
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1945, 1949, 1951, 1957, 1975, 1994, 1999
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1970
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1935, 1950, 1991, 2001, 2007, 2011, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/