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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
16.3°F
(-8.7°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 2001
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
9.0°F
(-12.8°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1984
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
3.5°F
(-15.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1964
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
-1.7°F
(-18.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1964
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
-2.5°F
(-19.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1964
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1925
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 2013
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1980
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
-0.6°F
(-18.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1980
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
7.5°F
(-13.6°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 2006
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
10.3°F
(-12.1°C)
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 2006
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
12.3°F
(-10.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2018
Ties: 1950, 2006
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
5.4°F
(-14.8°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2018, 2019
Ties: 1931, 1987, 1988
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
10.6°F
(-11.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Ties: 1945, 1974
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
8.7°F
(-12.9°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1966, 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1962
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
8.3°F
(-13.2°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1958, 1966, 1971, 1973, 1976
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1965

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