Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
74.4°F
(23.6°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1896
Ties: 1996, 2000, 2010
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
67.5°F
(19.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1995
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1931
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1960
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1948, 1990
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1972, 2005, 2011
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1954, 1992, 1997, 1998
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1940, 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1944, 1954
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1919, 1975, 1992, 2011
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 2011
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1928, 1933, 1954, 1987
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1942, 1948, 1954
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1919, 1926, 1965, 1985, 1992, 2003, 2004, 2009
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1986
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1939, 1953, 2006, 2007
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1970
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1898, 1924, 1928, 1936, 1937, 1999, 2007, 2012
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1971, 1980
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1936, 1938, 1952
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1980
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2020
Ties: 1925, 1929, 1937, 1938, 1957

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/