Climate at a Glance

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1958
Ties: 1935, 1970
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1955
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934, 2016
Ties: 1946
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1955
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1938, 1966, 2001
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1955
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1904, 1916, 1956
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1901, 1935, 1964, 1974
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1950
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1991
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1974, 1984
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1934
Ties: 1935
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1915, 1996, 2019
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1915, 1954, 1959, 1961, 1978, 1991
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1919, 1925, 1954, 2012
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1915, 1935, 1946, 1963
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1901, 1905, 1954, 1983, 1984, 2010
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1981, 1990, 2007
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1950
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2016
Ties: 1926, 1968, 1999
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1950, 1951, 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1996, 1997
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1952
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1981, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/