Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1911
1-Month
61.21°F
(16.23°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1988
Apr–May 1911
2-Month
55.60°F
(13.11°C)
55.62°F
(13.12°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1907
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 1934
Mar–May 1911
3-Month
51.74°F
(10.97°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.82°F
(0.46°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Feb–May 1911
4-Month
47.22°F
(8.46°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.58°F
(0.33°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Jan–May 1911
5-Month
44.36°F
(6.87°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
1.02°F
(0.57°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1910–May 1911
6-Month
42.29°F
(5.72°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
0.71°F
(0.40°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Nov 1910–May 1911
7-Month
42.12°F
(5.62°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Ties: 1927
Oct 1910–May 1911
8-Month
43.81°F
(6.56°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.65°F
(0.36°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
35th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2008
Sep 1910–May 1911
9-Month
46.24°F
(7.91°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
34th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1953
Aug 1910–May 1911
10-Month
48.73°F
(9.29°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
0.50°F
(0.27°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2019
Jul 1910–May 1911
11-Month
51.03°F
(10.57°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1955
Jun 1910–May 1911
12-Month
52.47°F
(11.37°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1957, 1976
Dec 1909–May 1911
18-Month
48.69°F
(9.27°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1926
Jun 1909–May 1911
24-Month
52.22°F
(11.23°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1946
Jun 1908–May 1911
36-Month
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1928
Jun 1907–May 1911
48-Month
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
65th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 1906–May 1911
60-Month
51.94°F
(11.08°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1920
68th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1926, 1933, 1983

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