Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Missouri

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
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917, 1924
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 2020
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1945
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1960
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1899, 1960
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1895, 1913, 1914, 2008
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1899, 1912, 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1929, 1968, 1970
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1970, 1994
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1899
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1906, 1970, 1973
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1984
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1979
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1920, 1927, 1943, 1967
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 2019
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1922, 1954, 2004, 2020
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1980
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1935, 2019
Ties: 1922, 1933, 2003
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1924, 1932, 1945, 1959, 1976, 1990

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on February 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/