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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
21.5°F
(-5.8°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 2001
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2016
Ties: 2003, 2018
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
7.1°F
(-13.8°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1984
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1955
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
-2.2°F
(-19.0°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1964
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
-8.4°F
(-22.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-7.4°F
(-4.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1964
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
-8.9°F
(-22.7°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1964
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1955
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
-8.7°F
(-22.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1925
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1949
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
-8.8°F
(-22.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
-6.3°F
(-21.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
-2.9°F
(-19.4°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1984
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
0.8°F
(-17.3°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-5.3°F
(-2.9°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1984
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
4.2°F
(-15.4°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1984
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
6.6°F
(-14.1°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
1.6°F
(-16.9°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1976
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018, 2019
Ties: 1975
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
7.4°F
(-13.7°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1976
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1984
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1966, 1977
-- -- 2019
Ties: 1929, 1930, 1931, 1959, 1960, 2010, 2011, 2012
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1977
-- -- 2019
Ties: 1959, 1960, 1962, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
-- -- 2019
Ties: 1959, 1960, 1962, 1963, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/