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Bismarck, North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1968
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1977
Ties: 1981
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1979
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1977, 1987
Ties: 2008
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1977
Ties: 1959, 1993
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1983
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 1987, 2012
Ties: 1977, 1999, 2005
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1950
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 2002
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1958, 1990
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2002, 2004
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1988, 2002, 2005
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1951
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1989, 2004, 2012
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 2012
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2000
Ties: 1960
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1952
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2007
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1953
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 1992, 2002
Ties: 1984

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