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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
18.8°F
(-7.3°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 2001
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1984
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Ties: 1931, 1950
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
2.1°F
(-16.6°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1964
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1956, 1983
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
-3.9°F
(-19.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1964
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
-8.6°F
(-22.6°C)
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1964
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1952
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
-8.8°F
(-22.7°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1925
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1972
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
-5.4°F
(-20.8°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1969, 2012
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
-2.1°F
(-18.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1952
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
1.7°F
(-16.8°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1952
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
5.5°F
(-14.7°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1938, 1990
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1926, 1997
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
5.6°F
(-14.7°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018, 2019
Ties: 1979
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
10.0°F
(-12.2°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1966, 1977
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1963
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
10.1°F
(-12.2°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1992
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
9.9°F
(-12.3°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1988

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