Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
60.58°F
(15.88°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
56.12°F
(13.40°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1934
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
49.98°F
(9.99°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.52°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
46.35°F
(7.97°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
43.48°F
(6.38°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.14°F
(0.08°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
41.44°F
(5.24°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
40.96°F
(4.98°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.35°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
42.59°F
(5.88°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
44.98°F
(7.21°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
47.67°F
(8.71°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
-0.56°F
(-0.31°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
50.03°F
(10.02°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.27°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
51.42°F
(10.79°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.34°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2012
Ties: 1968
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
47.99°F
(8.88°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1951, 1971
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
51.44°F
(10.80°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2017
Ties: 1897
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
51.65°F
(10.92°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
51.65°F
(10.92°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
51.68°F
(10.93°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1912

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/