Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1945
1-Month
58.28°F
(14.60°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-1.92°F
(-1.07°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Apr–May 1945
2-Month
54.25°F
(12.36°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-1.38°F
(-0.77°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1934
Mar–May 1945
3-Month
51.35°F
(10.75°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1930
Feb–May 1945
4-Month
47.33°F
(8.52°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.69°F
(0.39°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1945
5-Month
43.96°F
(6.64°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1944–May 1945
6-Month
41.75°F
(5.42°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2012
Nov 1944–May 1945
7-Month
41.71°F
(5.39°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Oct 1944–May 1945
8-Month
43.41°F
(6.34°C)
43.17°F
(6.21°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2012
Ties: 1955
Sep 1944–May 1945
9-Month
45.83°F
(7.68°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.26°F
(0.14°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1928, 1961, 1964
Aug 1944–May 1945
10-Month
48.46°F
(9.14°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1959
Jul 1944–May 1945
11-Month
50.67°F
(10.37°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Jun 1944–May 1945
12-Month
52.15°F
(11.19°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Dec 1943–May 1945
18-Month
48.58°F
(9.21°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1918
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1909, 1976, 1984
Jun 1943–May 1945
24-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1947
Jun 1942–May 1945
36-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1937
Jun 1941–May 1945
48-Month
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Jun 1940–May 1945
60-Month
52.21°F
(11.23°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/