Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1946
1-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1977
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 1946
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1907
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1977
Ties: 1899, 1970
Mar–May 1946
3-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1950
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Feb–May 1946
4-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1899, 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1931, 2005
Jan–May 1946
5-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1912
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2012
Ties: 1973, 1986
Dec 1945–May 1946
6-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1896, 1953
Nov 1945–May 1946
7-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1944, 1973, 1980, 1990
Oct 1945–May 1946
8-Month
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2012
Ties: 1908, 1957
Sep 1945–May 1946
9-Month
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Aug 1945–May 1946
10-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1915, 1944, 1953, 1974
Jul 1945–May 1946
11-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1910
Jun 1945–May 1946
12-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2012
Ties: 1977
Dec 1944–May 1946
18-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1938, 1943, 1947
Jun 1944–May 1946
24-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2017
Ties: 1921, 1956, 1974, 1986, 2009, 2019
Jun 1943–May 1946
36-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2000
Ties: 1939, 1944, 1983
Jun 1942–May 1946
48-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2001
Ties: 1931, 1950, 1954, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1978
Jun 1941–May 1946
60-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2002
Ties: 1936, 1956, 1976, 1977

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/