Climate at a Glance

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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1964
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2014
Ties: 1953
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 2009
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1967, 1999
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
33.0°F
(0.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1969, 1976
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
28.0°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
24.6°F
(-4.1°C)
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1956
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1989
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1956
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 2002
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1956
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 2002, 2007
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1956
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1995
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1956
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 2007
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016, 2019
Ties: 2007
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
32.6°F
(0.3°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1960, 2000
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1970, 2009
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1973
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1995, 2001, 2008
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1974
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1978, 2009
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1975
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1979, 1995, 2011

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