Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1991
Ties: 1962
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907, 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2010
Ties: 1922, 1994, 2016
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2010
Ties: 1931, 1990
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1910, 1930
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 2019
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1904, 1907, 1920
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1913, 1985
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1957
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1997, 2009
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1913, 1955, 1986, 1997, 2004
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1992
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1942, 1984, 1986
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1972
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1905
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1976, 1984
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1905
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1975, 1976, 1984
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1906
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1985, 1986
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1953, 1955, 2004
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1908
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2013
Ties: 1957, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/