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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 2001
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
12.3°F
(-10.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1984
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Ties: 2005
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
4.6°F
(-15.2°C)
3.5°F
(-15.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1964
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
-0.5°F
(-18.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1964
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 2013
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
-0.6°F
(-18.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1964
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1996
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
-3.1°F
(-19.5°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1925
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
-3.4°F
(-19.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1982, 2002
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
1.8°F
(-16.8°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1927, 1982
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
5.0°F
(-15.0°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1928, 1982
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
7.8°F
(-13.4°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
10.2°F
(-12.1°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
4.9°F
(-15.1°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018, 2019
Ties: 1935
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1980, 1996, 2002
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
11.0°F
(-11.7°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1966, 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1928, 1994
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1977
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
10.9°F
(-11.7°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019

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