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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1964
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2014
Ties: 1961
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2016
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1969
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 2002
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1981, 2016
Ties: 1965, 2011
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003, 2016
Ties: 1997
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1960, 1963
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 1961
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1956
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003, 2019
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016, 2019
Ties: 1996
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1973
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2002
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1974
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 2000, 2010
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1975
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1986, 1992

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