Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1976
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1895, 1904, 2020
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1895, 1968, 2009
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1931
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1904, 1930, 1981, 1994
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1951, 1975, 2015
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1956, 2005, 2011
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1974
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940, 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1935, 1991, 2019
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1937
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1908, 1939, 1949
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1920, 1949
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1930, 1995
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1947, 1996, 2002, 2011
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1919, 1942, 1966
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971, 1980
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1963
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/