Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
49.50°F
(9.72°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
2.06°F
(1.14°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
45.12°F
(7.29°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
2.09°F
(1.16°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
40.32°F
(4.62°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
1.64°F
(0.91°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
36.11°F
(2.28°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
33.15°F
(0.64°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
1.43°F
(0.80°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2018
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
30.68°F
(-0.73°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
30.32°F
(-0.93°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 2008
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
31.91°F
(-0.05°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.23°F
(0.13°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016, 2017
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
34.15°F
(1.19°C)
33.93°F
(1.07°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1997
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
36.81°F
(2.67°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.37°F
(0.20°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
38.99°F
(3.88°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
40.44°F
(4.69°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
38.08°F
(3.38°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
1.32°F
(0.74°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
41.24°F
(5.13°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.20°F
(0.66°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
41.62°F
(5.34°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.60°F
(0.88°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
41.67°F
(5.37°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1918
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
41.42°F
(5.23°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.42°F
(0.79°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1920
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2015

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/