Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Washington

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1899
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1958
Ties: 1923, 1961, 1976
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1955
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1934, 2016
Ties: 1895, 1913, 1965, 1971, 1986
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1955
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1934
Ties: 1997
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1955
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 1934
Ties: 1986
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1950
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1934
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1950
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1934
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 1934
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 1934
Ties: 1994, 1998
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1994, 2000
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1958, 1999
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2015
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2016
Ties: 1942, 1987, 1991, 1998, 2007, 2014
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Ties: 1939, 1991, 2018, 2020
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1950
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1927, 1935, 1936, 1943, 1983, 1998
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1950, 1951, 1952
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2016
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1940, 1983, 2002
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1952
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Ties: 1999, 2000, 2002

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/