Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
59.65°F
(15.36°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
55.18°F
(12.88°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1907
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1934
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
50.54°F
(10.30°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2012
Ties: 2008
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
47.42°F
(8.57°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.78°F
(0.44°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
43.35°F
(6.31°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
42.16°F
(5.64°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
0.59°F
(0.32°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
41.90°F
(5.50°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
0.31°F
(0.17°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
43.68°F
(6.49°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
46.06°F
(7.81°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1989
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
48.63°F
(9.24°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
50.85°F
(10.47°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.32°F
(0.18°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
52.47°F
(11.37°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1911, 1976
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
48.70°F
(9.28°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.17°F
(0.10°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
52.11°F
(11.17°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1997
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
52.24°F
(11.24°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.24°F
(0.13°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Ties: 1902
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
52.53°F
(11.41°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2018
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
52.59°F
(11.44°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1920
31st 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 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/