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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 2001
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1946
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
7.7°F
(-13.5°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1984
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2016
Ties: 1903
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
1.2°F
(-17.1°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1964
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2019
Ties: 1947
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
-4.1°F
(-20.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1964
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
-5.9°F
(-21.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1964
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1931, 1999
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
-6.0°F
(-21.1°C)
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1925
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1986
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
-5.1°F
(-20.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1995
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
-2.4°F
(-19.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
2.0°F
(-16.7°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1903, 1938
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
5.7°F
(-14.6°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1922
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
9.0°F
(-12.8°C)
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1927, 1997
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
5.4°F
(-14.8°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018, 2019
Ties: 1931, 1978, 1988
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
10.5°F
(-11.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2018
Ties: 1990
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
10.5°F
(-11.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1966, 1977
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2019
Ties: 1979, 1991
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
9.6°F
(-12.4°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1934, 1950

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