Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1920, 1925, 1945, 1972, 1994
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1931, 1940
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1931, 1960
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1984
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1906
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1934, 2004
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012, 2017
Ties: 1917, 1994
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1928, 1994, 2014
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1928, 1959, 1994
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1917, 1944, 1979
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1912, 1928, 1956
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1956, 1988, 2001, 2010
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1902, 1941, 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1944, 1972, 2001, 2011
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1907, 1921, 2011
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1994
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1971
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019, 2020
Ties: 1919, 1962, 1982
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2020
Ties: 1904, 1918, 1962, 1982, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/