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. Temperature Rankings, May 1995


Coldest
110
13
Normal
13
110
Warmest

More information on Climatological Rankings

Period Temp 20th Century
Average
Departure Rank
(out of 120 years)
Record Warmest/Coldest
Since
May 1995
1-month period
58.64°F
(14.80°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-1.56°F
(-0.87°C)
13th Coldest 1917 Coldest since: 1983
107th Warmest 1934 Warmest since: 1994
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 Coldest 1917 Coldest since: 1984
81st Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1994
Jan - May 1995
5-month period
44.37°F
(6.87°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
92nd Coldest 1917 Coldest since: 1994
28th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1992
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)
104th Coldest 1917 Coldest since: 1994
15th Warmest 2012 Warmest since: 1992