Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
59.54°F
(15.30°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.37°C)
39th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
54.88°F
(12.71°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-0.75°F
(-0.42°C)
28th Coolest Coolest to Date 1907
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1934
Ties: 2008
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
50.66°F
(10.37°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1962, 1997
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
45.10°F
(7.28°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-1.55°F
(-0.86°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
42.25°F
(5.69°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-1.09°F
(-0.61°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
40.34°F
(4.63°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-1.23°F
(-0.69°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
40.82°F
(4.90°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
42.52°F
(5.84°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1956
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
44.77°F
(7.09°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.80°F
(-0.45°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
47.43°F
(8.57°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1978
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
49.67°F
(9.82°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.86°F
(-0.47°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
51.20°F
(10.67°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.83°F
(-0.46°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
47.88°F
(8.82°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.65°F
(-0.36°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
51.67°F
(10.93°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Ties: 1924
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
51.85°F
(11.03°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1925, 1950
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1902 1918
66th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
51.63°F
(10.91°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1920
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/