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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1952-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2014
Ties: 1954, 1960
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1998
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 2013
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1998
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1984, 1998
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1985, 2002
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1994, 2002
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1973
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1974
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2001
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1975
25th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1985, 1990, 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/