Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-6.0°F
(-3.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2001
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1992
Ties: 1933
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934
Ties: 1977, 1998, 2010
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1934
Ties: 1916, 1946, 1960, 1969, 1974
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 1934
Ties: 1897, 1901, 1908, 1916, 1960, 1983, 1993
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1911, 1915, 1971, 1985
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1916, 1925, 1950, 1958, 1974, 1977, 1982
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1927, 1950, 1956, 1966, 1982
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1935, 2008, 2011
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1931, 1935
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1897, 1925, 1956, 1976, 1991
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2015
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1922, 1976
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1913, 1917, 1949
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2015, 2016
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1907, 1916, 1920, 1923
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2016
Ties: 1920, 1926, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1939, 1952, 1954, 1972
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1913
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 1926
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1907, 1909, 1923, 1925, 1933, 1946, 1951

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/