Climate at a Glance

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Bismarck, North Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2018

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2018
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
5.3°F
(2.9°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1968
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1977
Apr–May 2018
2-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1977, 1987
Ties: 1971, 1974
Mar–May 2018
3-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1950
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1977
Ties: 1962
Feb–May 2018
4-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Jan–May 2018
5-Month
29.2°F
(-1.6°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1950
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1987, 2012
Ties: 1972
Dec 2017–May 2018
6-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2017–May 2018
7-Month
28.3°F
(-2.1°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Oct 2017–May 2018
8-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1957
Sep 2017–May 2018
9-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Aug 2017–May 2018
10-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1985, 1989
Jul 2017–May 2018
11-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Ties: 1995, 2010
Jun 2017–May 2018
12-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Dec 2016–May 2018
18-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1951
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Jun 2016–May 2018
24-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2008
Jun 2015–May 2018
36-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1952
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2000
Jun 2014–May 2018
48-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1952
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2007
Ties: 2008
Jun 2013–May 2018
60-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1953
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1992, 2002
Ties: 2004

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/