Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
60.13°F
(15.63°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1904, 1913
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
55.54°F
(13.08°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1934
Ties: 1940, 2011
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
49.94°F
(9.97°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.98°F
(-0.54°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
45.31°F
(7.39°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
42.60°F
(5.89°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.74°F
(-0.41°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
41.53°F
(5.29°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
41.56°F
(5.31°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
-0.03°F
(-0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
43.01°F
(6.12°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
45.40°F
(7.44°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1997
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
47.98°F
(8.88°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
-0.24°F
(-0.13°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
50.33°F
(10.18°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1907, 1930
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
51.83°F
(11.02°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.20°F
(-0.11°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
48.75°F
(9.31°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.22°F
(0.13°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.05°F
(0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1945
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
52.09°F
(11.16°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1986
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.08°F
(0.04°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
52.07°F
(11.15°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019

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  • 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/