Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2011
1-Month
47.05°F
(8.36°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
-0.39°F
(-0.22°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2018
Ties: 1895
Apr–May 2011
2-Month
43.39°F
(6.33°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1907
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Mar–May 2011
3-Month
39.54°F
(4.19°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Feb–May 2011
4-Month
35.07°F
(1.71°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
0.35°F
(0.20°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Jan–May 2011
5-Month
31.93°F
(-0.04°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Ties: 1993
Dec 2010–May 2011
6-Month
30.43°F
(-0.87°C)
30.22°F
(-0.99°C)
0.21°F
(0.12°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Nov 2010–May 2011
7-Month
30.48°F
(-0.84°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.20°F
(0.12°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2012
Oct 2010–May 2011
8-Month
32.02°F
(0.01°C)
31.67°F
(-0.18°C)
0.35°F
(0.19°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016, 2017
Ties: 1953
Sep 2010–May 2011
9-Month
34.38°F
(1.32°C)
33.93°F
(1.07°C)
0.45°F
(0.25°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Aug 2010–May 2011
10-Month
37.07°F
(2.82°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.63°F
(0.35°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2017
Jul 2010–May 2011
11-Month
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
38.62°F
(3.68°C)
0.75°F
(0.41°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Jun 2010–May 2011
12-Month
40.96°F
(4.98°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
0.91°F
(0.51°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Ties: 1981
Dec 2009–May 2011
18-Month
37.54°F
(3.08°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
0.78°F
(0.44°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Jun 2009–May 2011
24-Month
40.80°F
(4.89°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
0.77°F
(0.43°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2017
Ties: 1939
Jun 2008–May 2011
36-Month
40.76°F
(4.87°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 2017
Jun 2007–May 2011
48-Month
40.79°F
(4.88°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
0.79°F
(0.44°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2018
Ties: 1935
Jun 2006–May 2011
60-Month
40.92°F
(4.96°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
0.93°F
(0.52°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1920
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2020

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