Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
59.56°F
(15.31°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.64°F
(-0.36°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
55.92°F
(13.29°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.29°F
(0.16°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1907
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 1934
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
51.38°F
(10.77°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.46°F
(0.26°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
48.02°F
(8.90°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
1.38°F
(0.77°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
45.09°F
(7.27°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
1.75°F
(0.97°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
43.42°F
(6.34°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
1.85°F
(1.02°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
43.50°F
(6.39°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
1.91°F
(1.06°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
44.98°F
(7.21°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
47.28°F
(8.49°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
1.71°F
(0.95°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
49.57°F
(9.76°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
1.35°F
(0.75°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
51.69°F
(10.94°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
1.16°F
(0.65°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Ties: 1932
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
53.06°F
(11.70°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.03°F
(0.57°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
49.88°F
(9.93°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
1.35°F
(0.75°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2017
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
53.33°F
(11.85°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
1.31°F
(0.73°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2017
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
53.25°F
(11.81°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
1.25°F
(0.70°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
53.37°F
(11.87°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
1.38°F
(0.76°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2003 2018
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
53.14°F
(11.74°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1920
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2019
Ties: 2010, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/