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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1956, 2002, 2008
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1976
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1966
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
21.8°F
(-5.7°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1966
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
28.4°F
(-2.0°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1962
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1967
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016, 2019
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1973
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1974
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1957
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
33.8°F
(1.0°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1975
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/