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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 2001
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1986
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1984
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
2.0°F
(-16.7°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1933
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
-3.7°F
(-19.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1954, 1957, 2000
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
-6.3°F
(-21.3°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1949, 1954, 1970
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
-7.0°F
(-21.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1925
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
-5.2°F
(-20.7°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1938
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
-2.5°F
(-19.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1927
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
1.0°F
(-17.2°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1926
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
4.8°F
(-15.1°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1943
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
8.0°F
(-13.3°C)
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1979, 1985
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
10.0°F
(-12.2°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1974
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
3.9°F
(-15.6°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018, 2019
Ties: 1937
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2018
Ties: 1943
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1966, 1977
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1988, 1990
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
10.3°F
(-12.1°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1983, 1992, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/