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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 2001
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1984
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1958
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
0.6°F
(-17.4°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1964
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1928, 1942, 1980, 2006
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
-2.4°F
(-19.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1964
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
-5.4°F
(-20.8°C)
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1964
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1992
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
-5.6°F
(-20.9°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1925
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1969, 1991
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
-1.6°F
(-18.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1922
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
2.1°F
(-16.6°C)
2.6°F
(-16.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
5.6°F
(-14.7°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1903, 1927
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
8.7°F
(-12.9°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1903, 1928, 1969
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
10.4°F
(-12.0°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1931, 1943, 1982, 1991
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
4.0°F
(-15.6°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018, 2019
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
9.8°F
(-12.3°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2018
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
9.0°F
(-12.8°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1966, 1977
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1986
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
9.1°F
(-12.7°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1965, 1979
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
9.7°F
(-12.4°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019

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