Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1977
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1950
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1972
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1912
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1967, 2019
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1907, 1963
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1943
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1978
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1929, 1950, 1951, 1965
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1927, 1971, 1977, 1982
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1913, 1925, 1986
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1904
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1950, 1977
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1999
Ties: 1910, 1977, 1982, 2019
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905, 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1909, 1961, 1975, 1995
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2000
Ties: 1993
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2001
Ties: 1944, 1945
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1920
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2002
Ties: 1902, 1924, 1948, 1976, 1984, 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/