Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
59.72°F
(15.40°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
56.30°F
(13.50°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1907
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
50.37°F
(10.21°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1897
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
46.84°F
(8.24°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
43.36°F
(6.31°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
41.63°F
(5.35°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
41.85°F
(5.47°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
43.44°F
(6.36°C)
43.17°F
(6.21°C)
0.27°F
(0.15°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1928, 1983
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
45.68°F
(7.60°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.11°F
(0.06°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
48.29°F
(9.05°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
50.63°F
(10.35°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.10°F
(0.06°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1922
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1950, 1985
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
48.61°F
(9.23°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.08°F
(0.05°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
52.14°F
(11.19°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1958
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
52.31°F
(11.28°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1996
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
52.33°F
(11.29°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.34°F
(0.18°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2018
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
52.43°F
(11.35°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/