Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1922

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1922
1-Month
48.63°F
(9.24°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
1.19°F
(0.66°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Apr–May 1922
2-Month
43.71°F
(6.51°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.68°F
(0.38°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1907
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Ties: 1946
Mar–May 1922
3-Month
38.93°F
(3.85°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.25°F
(0.14°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1995
Feb–May 1922
4-Month
34.45°F
(1.36°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Jan–May 1922
5-Month
30.83°F
(-0.65°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Dec 1921–May 1922
6-Month
29.83°F
(-1.21°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.22°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Nov 1921–May 1922
7-Month
29.98°F
(-1.12°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.16°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Ties: 1902
Oct 1921–May 1922
8-Month
31.41°F
(-0.33°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
-0.27°F
(-0.15°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2016, 2017
Sep 1921–May 1922
9-Month
33.88°F
(1.04°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2016
Aug 1921–May 1922
10-Month
36.40°F
(2.44°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
-0.04°F
(-0.03°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2017
Ties: 1898, 1940
Jul 1921–May 1922
11-Month
38.70°F
(3.72°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2017
Ties: 1961
Jun 1921–May 1922
12-Month
40.29°F
(4.61°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.24°F
(0.14°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2017
Dec 1920–May 1922
18-Month
37.63°F
(3.13°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
28th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1920–May 1922
24-Month
40.57°F
(4.76°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.54°F
(0.30°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
36th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1919–May 1922
36-Month
40.14°F
(4.52°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.12°F
(0.06°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2017
Ties: 1975
Jun 1918–May 1922
48-Month
40.20°F
(4.56°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
0.19°F
(0.11°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1918
50th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1955
Jun 1917–May 1922
60-Month
39.85°F
(4.36°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1911 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/