Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Maryland

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2004
Ties: 1963, 1989, 2016
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1933, 1999, 2014
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1968, 1988, 2001
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1895, 1934
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1909, 1930, 1974
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1940
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1931
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1924, 1962
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1931, 1966, 1967, 1969, 1994
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1967, 2003
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904, 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1944, 1948, 1969, 2001
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1948
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1947, 1975, 1980, 2003
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1904
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1896, 1923, 1947, 1969, 1994, 2014, 2015
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1899
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1929, 1937
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1906
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1913, 1929, 1942, 1961, 1983, 1984
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1927, 1963, 1965, 1967
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012, 2019
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1965, 1968, 1971

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/