Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1991
Ties: 1896, 1918
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907, 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2010
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2010
Ties: 1921, 1977
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
4.7°F
(2.7°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1907, 1920
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1949
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2013
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2019
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1992, 2008
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 2001, 2006, 2014
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1906
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1976, 1997, 2015
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2019
Ties: 1954, 1992
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1908
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/