Climate at a Glance

Global Rankings

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Global Land and Ocean

Temperature Anomaly Rankings, May 1880

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Period Anomaly
(1901-2000)
Rank
(1880-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1880
1-Month
-0.07°C
(-0.13°F)
60ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
80ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Apr–May 1880
2-Month
-0.06°C
(-0.11°F)
66ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
74ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Mar–May 1880
3-Month
-0.08°C
(-0.14°F)
60ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
80ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Feb–May 1880
4-Month
-0.09°C
(-0.16°F)
60ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
80ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan–May 1880
5-Month
-0.08°C
(-0.14°F)
64ᵗʰ Coolest Coolest to Date 1911
76ᵗʰ Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Dec 1879–May 1880
6-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2016
Nov 1879–May 1880
7-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2016
Oct 1879–May 1880
8-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2016
Sep 1879–May 1880
9-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2016
Aug 1879–May 1880
10-Month
-- -- -- 1909
-- -- 2016
Jul 1879–May 1880
11-Month
-- -- -- 1909
-- -- 2016
Jun 1879–May 1880
12-Month
-- -- -- 1909
-- -- 2016
Dec 1878–May 1880
18-Month
-- -- -- 1909
-- -- 2016
Jun 1878–May 1880
24-Month
-- -- -- 1909
-- -- 2017
Jun 1877–May 1880
36-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2017
Jun 1876–May 1880
48-Month
-- -- -- 1911
-- -- 2018
Jun 1875–May 1880
60-Month
-- -- -- 1912
-- -- 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Global Time Series, published June 2018, retrieved on June 22, 2018 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/