Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1977
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1977
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1950
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1923 1899, 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1979
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1912
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1965
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1970
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
33.2°F
(0.7°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1994
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1994
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1982
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1947
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1948, 1975
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1914, 1996
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2000
Ties: 1931, 1949, 1974, 1975
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2001
Ties: 1931, 1946, 1954, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1965, 1978
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1920
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2002
Ties: 1902, 1938, 1939, 1975, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/