Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1905
1-Month
47.48°F
(8.60°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.04°F
(0.02°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1988
Apr–May 1905
2-Month
43.04°F
(6.13°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.01°F
(0.00°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Mar–May 1905
3-Month
40.14°F
(4.52°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
1.46°F
(0.81°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
21st Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 1905
4-Month
34.24°F
(1.24°C)
34.71°F
(1.51°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.27°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jan–May 1905
5-Month
30.87°F
(-0.63°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2012
Dec 1904–May 1905
6-Month
29.31°F
(-1.49°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2012
Nov 1904–May 1905
7-Month
29.43°F
(-1.43°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2012
Oct 1904–May 1905
8-Month
30.91°F
(-0.61°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.43°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2016, 2017
Sep 1904–May 1905
9-Month
33.27°F
(0.71°C)
33.93°F
(1.07°C)
-0.66°F
(-0.36°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2016
Aug 1904–May 1905
10-Month
35.73°F
(2.07°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Ties: 1951
Jul 1904–May 1905
11-Month
37.80°F
(3.22°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
-0.83°F
(-0.46°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Jun 1904–May 1905
12-Month
39.20°F
(4.00°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
-0.85°F
(-0.47°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Dec 1903–May 1905
18-Month
35.58°F
(1.99°C)
36.75°F
(2.64°C)
-1.17°F
(-0.65°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Jun 1903–May 1905
24-Month
38.78°F
(3.77°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-1.25°F
(-0.69°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2017
Ties: 1913
Jun 1902–May 1905
36-Month
39.03°F
(3.91°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.99°F
(-0.55°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2017
Jun 1901–May 1905
48-Month
39.30°F
(4.06°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.39°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2018
Jun 1900–May 1905
60-Month
39.52°F
(4.18°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/