Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

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
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1934
Ties: 2016
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1977
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1977
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
31.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1977
Ties: 1966
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1950
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1987
Ties: 1895, 1903, 1975
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
25.1°F
(-3.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1950
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
23.5°F
(-4.7°C)
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1922, 1967
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
26.1°F
(-3.3°C)
27.7°F
(-2.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1949, 1971
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
30.8°F
(-0.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1982, 2011
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
33.5°F
(0.8°C)
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1960, 1971
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1927, 1928
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1899
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1959, 1982
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1951
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1988
Ties: 1957
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1947, 1960
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1899
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2000
Ties: 1995
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1899
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2001
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1914, 1996
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1920
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1991, 2002
Ties: 1902, 1915, 1929, 1930, 1971, 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/