Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1991
Ties: 1960, 1987, 2000
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907, 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2010
Ties: 1896, 2009
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2010
Ties: 1989
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1969, 2007
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1908, 1962, 1966, 2005
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1907, 1920
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1966, 1972, 1981, 2005
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1962, 1966
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1896, 1959, 1968, 1994
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1897, 1970
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1943
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1927 1905
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1923
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1905
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1919
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1906
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Ties: 1913
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 1900, 1943
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1908
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2013
Ties: 1903, 1940, 1965

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/