Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
47.79°F
(8.77°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1975
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
43.10°F
(6.17°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.07°F
(0.04°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
38.17°F
(3.43°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
-0.51°F
(-0.28°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 2002
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
34.23°F
(1.24°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
-0.49°F
(-0.27°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 2008
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
31.75°F
(-0.14°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1910
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
30.62°F
(-0.77°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
0.41°F
(0.22°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1939
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
30.39°F
(-0.89°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.11°F
(0.07°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
31.86°F
(-0.08°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.18°F
(0.10°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016, 2017
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
34.13°F
(1.18°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
36.59°F
(2.55°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.15°F
(0.08°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
38.76°F
(3.76°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.13°F
(0.08°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1955
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
40.08°F
(4.49°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.03°F
(0.02°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1946, 1988
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
35.94°F
(2.19°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
-0.82°F
(-0.45°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
39.46°F
(4.14°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.33°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
39.67°F
(4.26°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1925
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
39.39°F
(4.11°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.33°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2018
Ties: 1899
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
39.56°F
(4.20°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
-0.44°F
(-0.24°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1920
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1914

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/