Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2008
1-Month
46.56°F
(8.09°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
-0.88°F
(-0.49°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 1915
Apr–May 2008
2-Month
41.94°F
(5.52°C)
43.02°F
(6.12°C)
-1.08°F
(-0.60°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
111th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Mar–May 2008
3-Month
37.85°F
(3.25°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
-0.83°F
(-0.46°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Feb–May 2008
4-Month
34.23°F
(1.24°C)
34.71°F
(1.51°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1980
Jan–May 2008
5-Month
31.34°F
(-0.37°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
-0.38°F
(-0.21°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Dec 2007–May 2008
6-Month
30.03°F
(-1.09°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
-0.18°F
(-0.10°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Nov 2007–May 2008
7-Month
30.32°F
(-0.93°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.04°F
(0.03°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 2001
Oct 2007–May 2008
8-Month
32.08°F
(0.04°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.40°F
(0.22°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016, 2017
Ties: 1946
Sep 2007–May 2008
9-Month
34.45°F
(1.36°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
0.53°F
(0.29°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1911
Aug 2007–May 2008
10-Month
37.19°F
(2.88°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jul 2007–May 2008
11-Month
39.44°F
(4.13°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.81°F
(0.45°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jun 2007–May 2008
12-Month
40.89°F
(4.94°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.84°F
(0.47°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Dec 2006–May 2008
18-Month
37.93°F
(3.29°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
1.17°F
(0.65°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jun 2006–May 2008
24-Month
41.16°F
(5.09°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.13°F
(0.63°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jun 2005–May 2008
36-Month
41.50°F
(5.28°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.49°F
(0.83°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jun 2004–May 2008
48-Month
41.53°F
(5.29°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.52°F
(0.84°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2018
Ties: 2015
Jun 2003–May 2008
60-Month
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.57°F
(0.88°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2020

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