Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Rhode Island

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1991
Ties: 2019
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907, 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2010
Ties: 2011
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2010
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1907
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2016
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904, 1907, 1920
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1999
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2002
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1906
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 2009, 2015
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1908
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2013
Ties: 2002, 2010, 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/