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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
81.8°F
(27.7°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1953
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1997
Ties: 1969, 2017
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1975
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2000
Ties: 1951, 1976
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1975
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1935
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1975
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1955
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1975
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014
Ties: 1979
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1975
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1944, 1949, 1979
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1975
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1949
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1973
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1973
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1973
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
73.4°F
(23.0°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1975
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1942
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
69.4°F
(20.8°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1965
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1966
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1953
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1942
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
72.5°F
(22.5°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1975
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1975, 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1952, 1955, 1967, 1974
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
72.7°F
(22.6°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/