Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1896
Ties: 1918
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1921, 1950
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1931, 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1916
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1895
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1899, 1916, 1923
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2017
Ties: 1993
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2017
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2017
Ties: 1908, 1916, 1944, 2009
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1943, 1946, 1947, 1975
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1903, 1925, 1942, 1955, 2004
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1934, 1953, 1954, 2005
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1916, 1921, 1923, 1929, 1990, 2011
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1939, 1990
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1902, 1941, 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1897, 1998
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1938, 1975, 2003
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1951, 1957, 1976, 1993
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1899, 1909, 1947, 1948, 1954, 1976, 1990
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1913, 1922, 1928, 1958, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/