Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1896
Ties: 1916, 2003
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1931
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1925, 1946, 1977
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1999, 2000
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1972
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1940, 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1957
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1907, 1950
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1911
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1935, 1955
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1910, 1952, 1992
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1917, 1929, 1951, 1975, 1991
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1945, 1946, 1951, 2006, 2009
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971, 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1944, 1947, 1948, 2005, 2015
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1902, 1916, 1917, 1944, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/