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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 2001
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1959
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
11.7°F
(-11.3°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1984
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1989
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1964
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1964
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1964
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1930, 1985
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
-4.3°F
(-20.2°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1925
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1994
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
-2.4°F
(-19.1°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
-1.4°F
(-18.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-18.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1973
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
1.9°F
(-16.7°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1922
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
5.3°F
(-14.8°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1937
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
8.6°F
(-13.0°C)
9.2°F
(-12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1926, 1951
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1927, 1987
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
6.5°F
(-14.2°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018, 2019
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
12.1°F
(-11.1°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1966, 1977
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1939, 1943, 1995
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
11.7°F
(-11.3°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1996
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
11.6°F
(-11.3°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1944

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