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Grand Rapids, Michigan

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
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1997
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1977
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1966
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1977
Ties: 1992
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1996
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 2008, 2013
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1978, 2014
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1992
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2014
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1995
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2014
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1972
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2014
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 2014
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1984, 1997
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1994, 1996
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1984, 1997
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978, 2014
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1966, 1975
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1975, 2003
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1966
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2000, 2018
Ties: 1971
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1981
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2013, 2019
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1982
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020

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