Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1977
Ties: 2006
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1977
Ties: 1913, 1938, 1944, 1963, 1965, 2009
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1950
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1974
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2008, 2019
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1912
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1904, 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1929
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1950
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1956
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1916, 1926
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1999
Ties: 1928, 1960
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1930, 1936, 1966, 1971, 1997
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2000
Ties: 1908, 1959, 1969, 1995, 1996
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1915, 1937, 1938, 1951, 1959, 1962, 1963, 1966
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1920
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2002
Ties: 1938, 1955, 1959, 1961, 1965, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/