Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
46.08°F
(7.82°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
-1.36°F
(-0.76°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2018
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
42.68°F
(5.93°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.20°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1907
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
39.16°F
(3.98°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.48°F
(0.27°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1927 2012
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
33.36°F
(0.76°C)
34.71°F
(1.51°C)
-1.35°F
(-0.75°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2012
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
29.79°F
(-1.23°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-1.93°F
(-1.07°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2012
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
28.58°F
(-1.90°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-1.63°F
(-0.91°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2012
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
28.97°F
(-1.68°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
-1.31°F
(-0.72°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2012
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
30.70°F
(-0.72°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
-0.98°F
(-0.54°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016, 2017
Ties: 1971
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
32.79°F
(0.44°C)
33.93°F
(1.07°C)
-1.14°F
(-0.63°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2016
Ties: 1920
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
35.39°F
(1.88°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
-1.05°F
(-0.59°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
37.68°F
(3.16°C)
38.62°F
(3.68°C)
-0.94°F
(-0.52°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
39.03°F
(3.91°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-1.01°F
(-0.56°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
35.87°F
(2.15°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
-0.89°F
(-0.49°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
39.38°F
(4.10°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.65°F
(-0.36°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
39.80°F
(4.33°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.22°F
(-0.13°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2017
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
39.85°F
(4.36°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.15°F
(-0.08°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2018
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
39.80°F
(4.33°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.11°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1920
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1928 2020
Ties: 1930, 1931, 1950

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/