Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1920, 1925, 1945, 1973, 1994
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1923, 1951, 1966, 1988
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931, 1960
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1934, 1951, 1980, 1981
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1895
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012, 2017
Ties: 1943, 1965, 2015
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1913, 1921, 1952, 1953, 2000
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1925, 2007, 2008
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1927, 1995, 2000, 2018
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1950, 2006
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 2018
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1935, 1952, 2011
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1902, 1941, 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1944, 1973, 2001, 2011
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1930, 1937, 1947, 1951, 1956, 1988, 1998
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1931, 1958, 1985
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019, 2020
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1907, 1918, 1965, 1983
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/