Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1899
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1958
Ties: 1965
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1955
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934, 2016
Ties: 1921, 1954, 1968, 1972
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1955
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1955
97th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934
Ties: 1908, 1985
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1950
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934
Ties: 1898, 1918, 1919, 1921, 1970
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934
Ties: 1897, 1959, 1974, 1976, 1986, 1997
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1934
Ties: 1939, 2014
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
39.3°F
(4.1°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1934
Ties: 1919, 1942, 1980
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1931, 1980, 2012, 2014
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1931, 2007
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1945, 1991
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1925
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1945, 1947, 1964, 1966, 2001
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1905, 1953
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1950
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1969
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1950, 1951, 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1940, 1983, 2003
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1952
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2018
Ties: 1999, 2000, 2003

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/