Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1907
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1977
Ties: 1920
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1977
Ties: 1948, 1969, 1981
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1925, 1994
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1899, 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1912
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1999
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
5.1°F
(2.9°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1998
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
4.9°F
(2.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1904
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1904
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2016
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2000
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2001
Ties: 1934
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1920
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2002

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/