Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1908

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1908
1-Month
46.65°F
(8.14°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
-0.79°F
(-0.44°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1906 2018
Apr–May 1908
2-Month
43.22°F
(6.23°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.19°F
(0.10°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1906 2012
Mar–May 1908
3-Month
39.49°F
(4.16°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1905 2012
Ties: 1927
Feb–May 1908
4-Month
35.24°F
(1.80°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 1908
5-Month
32.51°F
(0.28°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1907–May 1908
6-Month
31.22°F
(-0.43°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
1.01°F
(0.56°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1907–May 1908
7-Month
31.01°F
(-0.55°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.73°F
(0.41°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1907–May 1908
8-Month
32.29°F
(0.16°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.61°F
(0.34°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016, 2017
Sep 1907–May 1908
9-Month
34.40°F
(1.33°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
0.48°F
(0.26°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2016
Ties: 1900
Aug 1907–May 1908
10-Month
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.32°F
(0.17°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1919, 1985
Jul 1907–May 1908
11-Month
38.85°F
(3.81°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.22°F
(0.13°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1953, 1972
Jun 1907–May 1908
12-Month
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1907 2017
Dec 1906–May 1908
18-Month
36.92°F
(2.73°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
0.16°F
(0.09°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Jun 1906–May 1908
24-Month
40.09°F
(4.49°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2017
Jun 1905–May 1908
36-Month
39.98°F
(4.43°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.03°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Ties: 1957
Jun 1904–May 1908
48-Month
39.78°F
(4.32°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.12°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2018
Ties: 1901
Jun 1903–May 1908
60-Month
39.50°F
(4.17°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.27°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1920
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1905 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/