Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1991
Ties: 1941, 1987, 2000
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907, 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1966
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1933, 1938, 1974
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1964, 2004
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904, 1907, 1920
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1992
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1947, 1958, 1987, 2001
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1903, 1937
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1947
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1980
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1983, 2014
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1945, 1983, 1987, 2015
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1906
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Ties: 1946, 1982
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1934, 1947, 1958
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1908
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2013
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1948, 1959, 1961, 1962, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/