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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
16.2°F
(-8.8°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 2001
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1954
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
3.3°F
(-15.9°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-8.2°F
(-4.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1984
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
0.3°F
(-17.6°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1964
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 2000
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
-4.7°F
(-20.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1964
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
-6.3°F
(-21.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1964
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1953, 1954, 1970
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
-8.7°F
(-22.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1925
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1961
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
-8.2°F
(-22.3°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1976
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
-5.9°F
(-21.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
-2.5°F
(-19.2°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1976
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
1.4°F
(-17.0°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1976
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1965
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
4.9°F
(-15.1°C)
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1976
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1975
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
7.0°F
(-13.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1976
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Ties: 1965, 1975
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
2.8°F
(-16.2°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1976
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018, 2019
Ties: 1964
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
8.7°F
(-12.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1976
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2018
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
8.9°F
(-12.8°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1966, 1977
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1967
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
8.5°F
(-13.1°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
8.7°F
(-12.9°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1974, 1979

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