Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1963
1-Month
61.02°F
(16.12°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
0.82°F
(0.45°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1926
Apr–May 1963
2-Month
56.46°F
(13.59°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1934
Mar–May 1963
3-Month
52.21°F
(11.23°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
1.29°F
(0.72°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1963
4-Month
47.69°F
(8.72°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
1.04°F
(0.58°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Jan–May 1963
5-Month
43.04°F
(6.13°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1962–May 1963
6-Month
41.43°F
(5.24°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1898, 1944
Nov 1962–May 1963
7-Month
41.68°F
(5.38°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Oct 1962–May 1963
8-Month
43.49°F
(6.38°C)
43.17°F
(6.21°C)
0.32°F
(0.17°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Sep 1962–May 1963
9-Month
45.79°F
(7.66°C)
45.58°F
(7.54°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Aug 1962–May 1963
10-Month
48.42°F
(9.12°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Jul 1962–May 1963
11-Month
50.57°F
(10.32°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Ties: 1901, 1985
Jun 1962–May 1963
12-Month
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2012
Dec 1961–May 1963
18-Month
48.28°F
(9.04°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Jun 1961–May 1963
24-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1951, 1960
Jun 1960–May 1963
36-Month
51.94°F
(11.08°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2018
Ties: 1961
Jun 1959–May 1963
48-Month
51.82°F
(11.01°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Ties: 1966
Jun 1958–May 1963
60-Month
51.87°F
(11.04°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.06°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1920
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/