Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1937
1-Month
48.49°F
(9.16°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
1.05°F
(0.58°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Apr–May 1937
2-Month
43.24°F
(6.24°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Mar–May 1937
3-Month
38.14°F
(3.41°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
-0.54°F
(-0.30°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2012
Feb–May 1937
4-Month
33.84°F
(1.02°C)
34.71°F
(1.51°C)
-0.87°F
(-0.49°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Jan–May 1937
5-Month
30.02°F
(-1.10°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-1.70°F
(-0.94°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Dec 1936–May 1937
6-Month
29.11°F
(-1.61°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-1.10°F
(-0.62°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Nov 1936–May 1937
7-Month
28.91°F
(-1.72°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
-1.37°F
(-0.76°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Oct 1936–May 1937
8-Month
30.40°F
(-0.89°C)
31.67°F
(-0.18°C)
-1.27°F
(-0.71°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016, 2017
Sep 1936–May 1937
9-Month
32.96°F
(0.53°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
-0.96°F
(-0.54°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2016
Aug 1936–May 1937
10-Month
35.75°F
(2.08°C)
36.43°F
(2.46°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Jul 1936–May 1937
11-Month
38.21°F
(3.45°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.23°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1950
Jun 1936–May 1937
12-Month
39.74°F
(4.30°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.30°F
(-0.17°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1928, 1950
Dec 1935–May 1937
18-Month
35.99°F
(2.22°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
-0.77°F
(-0.42°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Jun 1935–May 1937
24-Month
39.40°F
(4.11°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.63°F
(-0.35°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Jun 1934–May 1937
36-Month
39.95°F
(4.42°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2017
Jun 1933–May 1937
48-Month
40.31°F
(4.62°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.31°F
(0.18°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Jun 1932–May 1937
60-Month
40.12°F
(4.51°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.13°F
(0.07°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1920
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/