Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
58.86°F
(14.92°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-1.34°F
(-0.75°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 1929
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
55.69°F
(13.16°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1934
Ties: 1919
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
52.04°F
(11.13°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
1.12°F
(0.62°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
48.21°F
(9.01°C)
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
1.56°F
(0.87°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
45.86°F
(7.70°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
2.52°F
(1.40°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
42.84°F
(6.02°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
1.27°F
(0.70°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
42.85°F
(6.03°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
1.26°F
(0.70°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
44.29°F
(6.83°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
1.13°F
(0.63°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
46.49°F
(8.05°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.92°F
(0.51°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
48.97°F
(9.43°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.75°F
(0.42°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1935
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
51.27°F
(10.71°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.74°F
(0.42°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
52.67°F
(11.48°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.64°F
(0.35°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
49.16°F
(9.53°C)
48.54°F
(9.19°C)
0.62°F
(0.34°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2017
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.73°F
(0.41°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1988
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2018
Ties: 2010
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
52.75°F
(11.53°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
52.69°F
(11.49°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
0.71°F
(0.39°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1920
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1938

Citing This Page

  • 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/