Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 2016
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1934
Ties: 1985, 1996, 2003, 2004
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1936
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 2006
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Ties: 2000
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018
Ties: 1995
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1941, 1990
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1914
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1942, 1943, 1945, 1957, 1961, 1965, 1994
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1915
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1938, 1984, 1990, 1993, 1995
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1939, 1941, 1956, 1994, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/