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 September 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
48.11°F
(8.95°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.67°F
(0.37°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1969
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
44.46°F
(6.92°C)
43.02°F
(6.12°C)
1.44°F
(0.80°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
39.37°F
(4.09°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.69°F
(0.38°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
35.02°F
(1.68°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
0.30°F
(0.17°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
32.58°F
(0.32°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
31.53°F
(-0.26°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
1.32°F
(0.73°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
31.29°F
(-0.39°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
1.01°F
(0.57°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
32.76°F
(0.42°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
1.08°F
(0.60°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016, 2017
Ties: 2003
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
35.31°F
(1.84°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
1.39°F
(0.77°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
37.88°F
(3.27°C)
36.43°F
(2.46°C)
1.45°F
(0.81°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
40.14°F
(4.52°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
1.51°F
(0.84°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
41.70°F
(5.39°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
38.33°F
(3.52°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
1.57°F
(0.88°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
41.69°F
(5.38°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.66°F
(0.92°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
42.26°F
(5.70°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
2.25°F
(1.25°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
42.54°F
(5.86°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.54°F
(1.42°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
42.38°F
(5.77°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
2.38°F
(1.33°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/