Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kansas

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1962, 2018
Ties: 1916, 1950, 2013
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1897, 1938
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1924
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1916, 1948, 1976, 2009
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902, 1933, 2011
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1912
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1912
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1949
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899, 1912
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1897, 1901, 1904, 1913, 1947, 1952, 1962, 1980, 1983, 1997
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1902, 1985
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1950, 2013
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1899
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1937, 2009
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1931, 1948, 1963, 1998, 2015
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1899, 1913
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1953
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1994
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1956
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1939, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2014
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1906
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1935, 2018
Ties: 1936, 2005, 2008, 2015
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1935, 2006, 2016
Ties: 1943, 1992, 2001, 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/