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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 2001
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1925, 1970, 1975
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
8.2°F
(-13.2°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1984
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1938, 1968
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
-1.5°F
(-18.6°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1955
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
-4.4°F
(-20.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1979
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
-6.2°F
(-21.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1964
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
-5.7°F
(-20.9°C)
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1925
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1979, 1980
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
-4.7°F
(-20.4°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1986
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
-1.4°F
(-18.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1997
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
2.2°F
(-16.6°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
6.0°F
(-14.4°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1993
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
9.4°F
(-12.6°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1952
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1993
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
4.6°F
(-15.2°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018, 2019
Ties: 1968
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
9.9°F
(-12.3°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2018
Ties: 1936, 1967
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
8.4°F
(-13.1°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1966, 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1965, 1984, 1985
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
8.3°F
(-13.2°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1958, 1966, 1971, 1976, 1978
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
8.8°F
(-12.9°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019

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