Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1896
Ties: 2005
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1961
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1906, 1945, 1946, 1967, 1986
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1931, 1960
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1934, 1951, 1972, 1980
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1895
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2017
Ties: 1904
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2017
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1968
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1968, 1970
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1914, 1936, 1941, 1960, 1961
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1899, 1983, 1993, 2001, 2010
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1983
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1902, 1941, 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1982, 1984
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1902, 1965, 1979
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1970
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
Ties: 1918, 1920, 1941, 1961, 1962, 1967, 1983, 1984
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1971
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019, 2020
Ties: 1963, 1967
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1968, 1969

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  • 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/