Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1996
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1899
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1958
Ties: 1920, 1984
Apr–May 1996
2-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1955
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934, 2016
Ties: 1935
Mar–May 1996
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1991 1955
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1898, 1901
Feb–May 1996
4-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1955
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1943, 1962, 1999
Jan–May 1996
5-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1950
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1895, 1908
Dec 1995–May 1996
6-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1950
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1954
Nov 1995–May 1996
7-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1908, 1921
Oct 1995–May 1996
8-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1934
Ties: 1921, 1944, 1964
Sep 1995–May 1996
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1902, 1908, 1915, 1989, 2019
Aug 1995–May 1996
10-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1951, 1982
Jul 1995–May 1996
11-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1921, 1944, 1951, 1997
Jun 1995–May 1996
12-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1993, 2012, 2017
Dec 1994–May 1996
18-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1967
Jun 1994–May 1996
24-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1967, 1998
Jun 1993–May 1996
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1950
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1991, 1995, 2001, 2014
Jun 1992–May 1996
48-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1950, 1951, 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1961, 1968, 1989, 1997
Jun 1991–May 1996
60-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1952
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2018
Ties: 1941, 1943, 1993, 2004

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/