Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1912

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1912
1-Month
47.89°F
(8.83°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Apr–May 1912
2-Month
43.38°F
(6.32°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1911 1907
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1906 2012
Mar–May 1912
3-Month
37.36°F
(2.98°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
-1.32°F
(-0.73°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Feb–May 1912
4-Month
33.07°F
(0.59°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
-1.65°F
(-0.92°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Jan–May 1912
5-Month
29.28°F
(-1.51°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-2.44°F
(-1.35°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Dec 1911–May 1912
6-Month
28.17°F
(-2.13°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-2.04°F
(-1.14°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Nov 1911–May 1912
7-Month
27.87°F
(-2.29°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
-2.41°F
(-1.33°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2012
Oct 1911–May 1912
8-Month
29.52°F
(-1.38°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
-2.16°F
(-1.20°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2016, 2017
Sep 1911–May 1912
9-Month
32.22°F
(0.12°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
-1.70°F
(-0.95°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2016
Ties: 1918
Aug 1911–May 1912
10-Month
34.78°F
(1.54°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
-1.66°F
(-0.93°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Jul 1911–May 1912
11-Month
37.03°F
(2.79°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
-1.60°F
(-0.89°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Jun 1911–May 1912
12-Month
38.71°F
(3.73°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.33°F
(-0.74°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Dec 1910–May 1912
18-Month
36.08°F
(2.27°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.37°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Jun 1910–May 1912
24-Month
39.48°F
(4.16°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.55°F
(-0.30°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Ties: 1951
Jun 1909–May 1912
36-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2017
Jun 1908–May 1912
48-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.47°F
(-0.26°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2018
Jun 1907–May 1912
60-Month
39.64°F
(4.24°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.36°F
(-0.20°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1920
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/