Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
67.8°F
(19.9°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1940, 1989
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1961
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1923, 1951, 1966, 1972
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1931, 1960
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1917
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1895
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1937, 1942, 1979, 1996
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1940
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1912, 1926, 1941
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Ties: 1928, 1942, 1956, 2003
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1961
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1914, 1941, 1951
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1899, 1926, 1971, 1980, 1993
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1900, 1926
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1956, 1973, 2001, 2010
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1902, 1941, 1970
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1900
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1930, 1937, 1947, 1951, 1956, 1972, 1998
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1909, 1932, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1952, 1975, 2003, 2005
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1928, 1929, 1930, 1932, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1946, 1956, 1974, 1989, 2004
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1945, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/