Climate at a Glance

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Anchorage, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1952-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1964
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2014
Ties: 1969, 1980
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1972
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 2018
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1960
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
31.6°F
(-0.2°C)
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1972
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1981
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1957, 1964
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
28.2°F
(-2.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
29.1°F
(-1.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1956
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2003
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
31.4°F
(-0.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2003
Ties: 1990
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2003
Ties: 1983, 1990
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2003
Ties: 1961, 1985, 1993
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1956
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1996
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1972
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1972
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Ties: 1981
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1973
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1974
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1975
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2019

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