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Bismarck, North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1968
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1977
Ties: 1979
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1977, 1987
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-6.6°F
(-3.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1950
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1977
Ties: 1951
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1987, 2012
Ties: 1963
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1950
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1953, 1963, 2017
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1961
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1955
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1961, 2004
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1976, 2004
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1961, 1988, 2005
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1951
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1979
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1952
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2000
Ties: 2005
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1952
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2007
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1953
1st Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1992, 2002
Ties: 1992

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