Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2010

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2010
1-Month
59.88°F
(15.49°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.32°F
(-0.18°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Apr–May 2010
2-Month
56.56°F
(13.64°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.93°F
(0.51°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1907
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2006 1934
Mar–May 2010
3-Month
52.23°F
(11.24°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
1.31°F
(0.73°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–May 2010
4-Month
47.12°F
(8.40°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Ties: 1908
Jan–May 2010
5-Month
43.83°F
(6.57°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
0.49°F
(0.27°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Dec 2009–May 2010
6-Month
41.47°F
(5.26°C)
41.58°F
(5.32°C)
-0.11°F
(-0.06°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Nov 2009–May 2010
7-Month
42.09°F
(5.61°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
0.50°F
(0.28°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Oct 2009–May 2010
8-Month
43.14°F
(6.19°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.02°F
(-0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Ties: 1901
Sep 2009–May 2010
9-Month
45.72°F
(7.62°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Ties: 1967
Aug 2009–May 2010
10-Month
48.34°F
(9.08°C)
48.22°F
(9.01°C)
0.12°F
(0.07°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Ties: 1931
Jul 2009–May 2010
11-Month
50.55°F
(10.31°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
0.02°F
(0.02°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Jun 2009–May 2010
12-Month
52.05°F
(11.14°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
0.02°F
(0.01°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2012
Ties: 1997
Dec 2008–May 2010
18-Month
48.87°F
(9.37°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Ties: 1941
Jun 2008–May 2010
24-Month
52.45°F
(11.36°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Jun 2007–May 2010
36-Month
52.64°F
(11.47°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
0.64°F
(0.36°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Ties: 1990
Jun 2006–May 2010
48-Month
52.84°F
(11.58°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
0.85°F
(0.47°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2018
Jun 2005–May 2010
60-Month
53.14°F
(11.74°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
1.16°F
(0.64°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2019
Ties: 2005, 2014

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2019, retrieved on June 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/