Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2001
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1992
Ties: 1946
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1921
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1905, 1915, 1921, 1946, 1976
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1895, 1899, 2011
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1979, 1991
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1913, 1964
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1942
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1932
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1922
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1898, 1908, 1909, 1952, 1964
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1924, 1929, 1938, 1964, 1972, 1983
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1965 1913, 1917, 1949
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1946, 1948, 1965
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2016
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1944, 1951, 1966
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1913
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1900, 1946, 1957, 1974, 1976
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1966, 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/