Climatological Rankings

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Look up monthly U.S., Statewide, DivisionalClimate Divisions, and RegionalClimate Regions 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 Agricultural Belts.

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Contiguous U.S. Average Temperature Rankings, May 1995

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Period Avg Temp 20th Century
Average
Departure Rank Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1995
1-month period
58.64°F
(14.80°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-1.56°F
(-0.87°C)
13ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
108ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1934
Mar - May 1995
3-month period
50.46°F
(10.26°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.46°F
(-0.25°C)
39ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
82ⁿᵈ Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2012
Jan - May 1995
5-month period
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
93ʳᵈ Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
28ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012
Jun 1994 - May 1995
12-month period
53.10°F
(11.72°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.07°F
(0.59°C)
105ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
15ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2012