Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1968
1-Month
58.17°F
(14.54°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-2.03°F
(-1.13°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1915
Apr–May 1968
2-Month
54.38°F
(12.43°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.70°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1934
Mar–May 1968
3-Month
50.77°F
(10.43°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1948, 2002
Feb–May 1968
4-Month
46.31°F
(7.95°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2012
Jan–May 1968
5-Month
42.83°F
(6.02°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Dec 1967–May 1968
6-Month
41.04°F
(5.02°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Nov 1967–May 1968
7-Month
41.11°F
(5.06°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Oct 1967–May 1968
8-Month
42.71°F
(5.95°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.45°F
(-0.25°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Sep 1967–May 1968
9-Month
45.08°F
(7.27°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Aug 1967–May 1968
10-Month
47.70°F
(8.72°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
-0.53°F
(-0.30°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Jul 1967–May 1968
11-Month
49.95°F
(9.97°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.32°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1962 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1896
Jun 1967–May 1968
12-Month
51.42°F
(10.79°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.34°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1952
Dec 1966–May 1968
18-Month
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1966–May 1968
24-Month
51.77°F
(10.98°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Jun 1965–May 1968
36-Month
51.69°F
(10.94°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1916
Jun 1964–May 1968
48-Month
51.64°F
(10.91°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Jun 1963–May 1968
60-Month
51.76°F
(10.98°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.23°F
(-0.13°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1920
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1977

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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/