Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1958
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1955
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934, 2016
Ties: 1960, 2008
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1955
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1934
Ties: 1902, 1929, 1965
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1955
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1984, 2001, 2012
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 2006
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Ties: 1914, 2018
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1947, 1963, 2006
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1934
Ties: 1938, 1988, 2018
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1968, 1987, 1988, 2000
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1900, 1905, 1967, 1983, 1999
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1981, 1987, 1990
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1939, 2007, 2013
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1906, 1946, 1962, 1994, 2008
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1905, 2002
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1902, 1934, 1954, 1964, 1967, 1978, 1981, 1984, 2011
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1950, 1951, 1952
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1909, 1924, 1931, 1955, 1974, 1986, 1987
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1952
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1923, 1933

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/