Climate at a Glance

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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1964
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2014
Ties: 2010
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1956, 1973
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1953, 1974
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1981
Ties: 1979
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1968, 1995
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003, 2016
Ties: 2013, 2017
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
28.7°F
(-1.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
32.3°F
(0.2°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003, 2019
Ties: 2013
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2003, 2019
Ties: 1955
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1956
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016, 2019
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1972
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1979
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1972
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 2014
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1973
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1974
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1986, 1995, 1998, 2011
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1975
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 2001, 2009, 2014

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