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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
79.4°F
(26.3°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1953
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1997
Ties: 1982, 1994
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2000
Ties: 1959, 1986, 2005
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 2019
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
69.8°F
(21.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2014
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 2004, 2021
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 2006, 2016
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1973
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1973
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1992
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1973
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1992, 2011
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1942
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1965
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1995
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1953
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1959, 1987, 1999
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1975, 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1984
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
73.6°F
(23.1°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018
Ties: 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/