Climate at a Glance

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Phoenix, Arizona

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
79.9°F
(26.6°C)
81.9°F
(27.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 1997
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
76.7°F
(24.8°C)
77.2°F
(25.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1975
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2000
Ties: 1969
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
74.3°F
(23.5°C)
73.2°F
(22.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1975
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1934
Ties: 1986, 2002
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
69.7°F
(20.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1975
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1934
Ties: 2000
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1975
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2014
Ties: 2022
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1975
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1975
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1981, 2006
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
67.4°F
(19.7°C)
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1973
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2020
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1973
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2012
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
72.6°F
(22.6°C)
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1973
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2004, 2009
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1975
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1942
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2002, 2009, 2012
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
71.5°F
(21.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1965
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2017
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1953
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
76.5°F
(24.7°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1975
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2015, 2017
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
76.4°F
(24.7°C)
74.7°F
(23.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1975, 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 2015, 2021
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
76.3°F
(24.6°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 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 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/