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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1964
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2014
Ties: 1963, 1969, 1994
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 2006
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
32.5°F
(0.3°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Ties: 1978
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
31.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003, 2016
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Ties: 2001
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956, 1972
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2003
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1956, 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 1988
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1979, 2014
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1973
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2016
Ties: 1994
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1974
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2015
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1975
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2005

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/