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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 2001
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2016
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1984
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
6.4°F
(-14.2°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1964
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 2003
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
0.1°F
(-17.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1964
18th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
-1.8°F
(-18.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1964
17th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1967
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
-1.6°F
(-18.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1925
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2003, 2011
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
-2.5°F
(-19.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
0.2°F
(-17.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
3.9°F
(-15.6°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1967, 1994
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
7.3°F
(-13.7°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
10.1°F
(-12.2°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1935
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
12.0°F
(-11.1°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1935, 1944, 1963
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 2002
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
12.2°F
(-11.0°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1976
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
11.8°F
(-11.2°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1966, 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1943, 1944
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
10.8°F
(-11.8°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1939

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