Climate at a Glance

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Bismarck, North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1968
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1977
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1977, 1987
Ties: 2017
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1977
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
6.0°F
(3.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1987, 2012
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1950
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 2006, 2007
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2000
Ties: 1990, 1991
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1952
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2007
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1953
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1992, 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/