NCDC added Alaska climate divisions to its nClimDiv dataset on Friday, March 6, 2015, coincident with the release of the February 2015 monthly monitoring report. For more information on this data, please visit the Alaska Climate Divisions FAQ.
Look up monthly U.S., Statewide, Divisional, and Regional Temperature, Precipitation, Degree Days, and Palmer (Drought) rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, 60-month, and Year-to-Date time periods. Data and statistics are as of January 1895.
Please note, Degree Days are not available for Alaska, Agricultural Belts, NWS Regions, and Cities; Palmer Indices are not available for Alaska, NWS Regions, and Cities.
Contiguous U.S. Average Temperature Rankings, May 1916
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|Period||Avg Temp||20th Century
|30ᵗʰ Coolest||Coolest since: 1915||1917|
|91ˢᵗ Warmest||Warmest since: 1914||1934|
|Ties: 1920, 1960|
|Mar - May 1916
|47ᵗʰ Coolest||Coolest since: 1915||1917|
|74ᵗʰ Warmest||Warmest since: 1914||2012|
|Jan - May 1916
|32ⁿᵈ Coolest||Coolest since: 1913||1917|
|89ᵗʰ Warmest||Warmest since: 1915||2012|
|Jun 1915 - May 1916
|19ᵗʰ Coolest||Coolest since: 1913||1917|
|101ˢᵗ Warmest||Warmest since: 1915||2012|