Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
60.19°F
(15.66°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.01°F
(-0.01°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1934
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
51.05°F
(10.58°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
46.10°F
(7.83°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.31°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 2019
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
42.15°F
(5.64°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-1.19°F
(-0.66°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
41.10°F
(5.06°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
41.61°F
(5.34°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
0.01°F
(0.01°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1919, 1961
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
43.28°F
(6.27°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Ties: 1980
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
45.34°F
(7.41°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
47.91°F
(8.84°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
50.15°F
(10.08°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
51.55°F
(10.86°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
47.95°F
(8.86°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.33°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1971
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1962
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
51.82°F
(11.01°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.10°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1963
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
51.75°F
(10.97°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1920
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1910

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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/