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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2014
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1966
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1976
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1976
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-5.7°F
(-3.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003, 2016
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Ties: 1966
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956, 1972
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2003
Ties: 1967
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1956, 1972
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1972
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1973
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1974
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1975
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2005

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