Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2001
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1967
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1992
Ties: 1896, 1917
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1934
Ties: 1953, 1977, 2010
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1934
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1934
Ties: 1971
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 1934
Ties: 1899, 1906, 2010
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1969, 2010
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1911
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1967, 1991, 1999
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1902, 1907, 1925, 1946, 1958, 1974
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1925, 1967
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1902, 1919, 1965, 1972
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015
Ties: 1995, 2012
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1913, 1917, 1949
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2015, 2016
Ties: 1940, 1981, 1982, 1989
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1936
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1913
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 2002, 2008
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1992, 2011

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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/