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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1964
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2014
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1972
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1972
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 2001, 2004
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1972
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2016
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1972
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1978
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1972
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1956
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2016
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
27.8°F
(-2.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1956
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1990, 2012
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1956
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1956
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1956
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016, 2019
Ties: 1983, 1990
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1972
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1972
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1961, 2007
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1973
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1977, 1984
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1974
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1984, 1996, 2011, 2013
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1975
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1979, 1990, 1996

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