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 1955
More information on Climatological Rankings
|Period||Avg Temp||20th Century
|92ⁿᵈ Coolest||Coolest since: 1954||1917|
|29ᵗʰ Warmest||Warmest since: 1949||1934|
|Mar - May 1955
|80ᵗʰ Coolest||Coolest since: 1954||1917|
|41ˢᵗ Warmest||Warmest since: 1949||2012|
|Jan - May 1955
|42ⁿᵈ Coolest||Coolest since: 1951||1917|
|79ᵗʰ Warmest||Warmest since: 1954||2012|
|Jun 1954 - May 1955
|88ᵗʰ Coolest||Coolest since: 1952||1917|
|32ⁿᵈ Warmest||Warmest since: 1954||2012|