Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Montana

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1907, 1927
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1934
Ties: 1973
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1975
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1934
Ties: 1923, 1960, 1966, 2019
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 1910
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1968 1992
Ties: 2009
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1992
Ties: 1933, 1954, 2002
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
28.1°F
(-2.2°C)
29.9°F
(-1.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1992
Ties: 1918
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
28.5°F
(-1.9°C)
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1992
Ties: 1913, 1928
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
30.0°F
(-1.1°C)
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1934, 2000
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1996
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1896, 1985
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1992, 2016
Ties: 1911
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1992, 2016
Ties: 1960, 2011
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1993, 2011
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1960, 1973
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1960, 1986
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1916, 1924, 1970
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1899, 1952
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1912
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1952
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1931, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/