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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 2001
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1958, 1971
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
11.7°F
(-11.3°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1984
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2016
Ties: 1997
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
5.0°F
(-15.0°C)
3.5°F
(-15.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1964
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 2011
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
6.0°F
(-14.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
7.0°F
(3.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1964
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1964
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
-1.5°F
(-18.6°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1925
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1998
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
-3.2°F
(-19.6°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1976
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
-2.6°F
(-19.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1969
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
0.8°F
(-17.3°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1974
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
4.3°F
(-15.4°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1931, 1955, 1995
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
7.5°F
(-13.6°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1955
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
9.6°F
(-12.4°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1976
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
5.0°F
(-15.0°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018, 2019
Ties: 1969
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
10.3°F
(-12.1°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1976
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1968, 1982
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
10.6°F
(-11.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1966, 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1945
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
10.4°F
(-12.0°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1939, 1952
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
10.4°F
(-12.0°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2019
Ties: 1952

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