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Barrow, Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1901-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
21.1°F
(-6.1°C)
7.7°F
(4.3°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 2001
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
19.6°F
(-6.9°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
8.2°F
(4.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1984
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
3.4°F
(-15.9°C)
7.3°F
(4.1°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1964
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1998
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
7.1°F
(-13.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-18.3°C)
8.0°F
(4.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1964
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
5.6°F
(-14.7°C)
-3.5°F
(-19.7°C)
9.1°F
(5.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1964
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-20.1°C)
7.2°F
(4.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1925
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
3.0°F
(-16.1°C)
-3.6°F
(-19.8°C)
6.6°F
(3.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
5.2°F
(-14.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-18.3°C)
6.2°F
(3.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
8.1°F
(-13.3°C)
2.5°F
(-16.4°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
11.1°F
(-11.6°C)
6.1°F
(-14.4°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
9.3°F
(-12.6°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
16.0°F
(-8.9°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
10.7°F
(-11.8°C)
6.2°F
(-14.3°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
11.5°F
(-11.4°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
15.7°F
(-9.1°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
4.3°F
(2.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1966, 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
15.4°F
(-9.2°C)
11.4°F
(-11.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
14.7°F
(-9.6°C)
11.3°F
(-11.5°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1958, 1968, 1972, 1976
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/