Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1979
1-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2001
Ties: 1904, 2003
Apr–May 1979
2-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1967
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 1992
Ties: 1972, 1988, 2019
Mar–May 1979
3-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Feb–May 1979
4-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1898
Jan–May 1979
5-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1918
Dec 1978–May 1979
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1934
Ties: 1973, 1991
Nov 1978–May 1979
7-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Oct 1978–May 1979
8-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1896, 1921, 1923
Sep 1978–May 1979
9-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1909, 1971, 1975
Aug 1978–May 1979
10-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Jul 1978–May 1979
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1919, 1921, 1962, 1964
Jun 1978–May 1979
12-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1915
Dec 1977–May 1979
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015
Ties: 1905, 1985, 1994
Jun 1977–May 1979
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913, 1917, 1949
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2015, 2016
Ties: 1939, 1954, 1968, 1986, 1995
Jun 1976–May 1979
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2016
Ties: 1934, 1943, 1968, 1969, 1984
Jun 1975–May 1979
48-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1913
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1931, 1938, 1939, 1964, 1968, 1969, 1985
Jun 1974–May 1979
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1965, 1969

Citing This Page

  • 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/