Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
57.94°F
(14.41°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-2.26°F
(-1.26°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
52.48°F
(11.38°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-3.15°F
(-1.75°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1907
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1934
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
49.12°F
(9.51°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-1.80°F
(-1.00°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2012
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
46.05°F
(7.81°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
-0.59°F
(-0.32°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1942
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
43.47°F
(6.37°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
42.19°F
(5.66°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
42.04°F
(5.58°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
0.44°F
(0.25°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
43.44°F
(6.36°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
0.28°F
(0.16°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Ties: 1928, 1943
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
45.73°F
(7.63°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
48.37°F
(9.09°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
50.62°F
(10.34°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.09°F
(0.05°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
51.93°F
(11.07°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-0.09°F
(-0.05°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2012
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
48.17°F
(8.98°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
51.87°F
(11.04°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2017
Ties: 1961
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
52.35°F
(11.31°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.35°F
(0.20°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1933
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
52.27°F
(11.26°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.28°F
(0.15°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1954
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
51.94°F
(11.08°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1920
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1933

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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/