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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1964
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2014
Ties: 1962
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1972
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1972
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1955, 1961, 1977
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
20.4°F
(-6.4°C)
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
-6.9°F
(-3.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
22.0°F
(-5.6°C)
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
-6.2°F
(-3.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956, 1972
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1972
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1956, 1972
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1972
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1972
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1975, 1976
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1973
58th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1974
-- -- 2017
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1975
-- -- 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/