Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1977
Ties: 1974
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1977
Ties: 2008
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1950
94th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1899, 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1909, 1956
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1912
98th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1913, 1947
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
28.8°F
(-1.8°C)
29.3°F
(-1.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
29.7°F
(-1.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1982
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
31.9°F
(-0.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1952
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
90th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1963
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1925, 1960, 1962, 1986
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1968, 1969, 1972, 1975
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1898, 1903, 1923, 1983
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1921, 1946, 1956, 1974, 1986, 2009
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1932
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2001
Ties: 2013
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1920
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2002
Ties: 2001, 2013, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/