Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
62.33°F
(16.85°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
2.13°F
(1.18°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 2007
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
57.18°F
(13.99°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2017
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
51.18°F
(10.66°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.26°F
(0.15°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
46.77°F
(8.21°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.13°F
(0.08°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
43.86°F
(6.59°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
42.56°F
(5.87°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
0.98°F
(0.55°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
42.05°F
(5.58°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
43.80°F
(6.56°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
46.20°F
(7.89°C)
45.58°F
(7.54°C)
0.62°F
(0.35°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
48.79°F
(9.33°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.57°F
(0.32°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
51.09°F
(10.61°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.56°F
(0.32°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
48.87°F
(9.37°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
52.52°F
(11.40°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
52.63°F
(11.46°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
52.72°F
(11.51°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.73°F
(0.40°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
52.57°F
(11.43°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.58°F
(0.32°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/