Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1955
1-Month
61.29°F
(16.27°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
1.09°F
(0.60°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Apr–May 1955
2-Month
57.08°F
(13.93°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
1.45°F
(0.80°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Mar–May 1955
3-Month
51.40°F
(10.78°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–May 1955
4-Month
46.32°F
(7.96°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-0.33°F
(-0.18°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–May 1955
5-Month
42.92°F
(6.07°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1954–May 1955
6-Month
41.42°F
(5.23°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.09°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1961
Nov 1954–May 1955
7-Month
41.80°F
(5.44°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Oct 1954–May 1955
8-Month
43.41°F
(6.34°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1945
Sep 1954–May 1955
9-Month
45.97°F
(7.76°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2019
Aug 1954–May 1955
10-Month
48.59°F
(9.22°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.37°F
(0.21°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1972
Jul 1954–May 1955
11-Month
51.03°F
(10.57°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1911
Jun 1954–May 1955
12-Month
52.52°F
(11.40°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1953–May 1955
18-Month
49.35°F
(9.64°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jun 1953–May 1955
24-Month
52.96°F
(11.64°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Jun 1952–May 1955
36-Month
52.91°F
(11.62°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Jun 1951–May 1955
48-Month
52.54°F
(11.41°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.55°F
(0.30°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Jun 1950–May 1955
60-Month
52.32°F
(11.29°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1920
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2019
Ties: 1996

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  • 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/