Climate at a Glance

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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
81.6°F
(27.6°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1953
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1997
Ties: 1939, 1987
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2000
Ties: 1974
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1939
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
65.3°F
(18.5°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1969
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1988
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1966, 1995, 2001, 2010
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1973
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1966
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1973
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1951, 1961, 1994, 2010
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1973
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1966, 1991, 1998
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1957
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1942
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1966, 1974
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
69.2°F
(20.7°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1965
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1983
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1953
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1977, 1980
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1969, 1970, 1979
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
73.0°F
(22.8°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1975, 1976
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2018
Ties: 1954, 1966, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1978
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
72.8°F
(22.7°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1977
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1955, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/