Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1919, 1951, 2014
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1986
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1938, 1998, 2010
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1908, 1997, 2021
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1930, 1932, 1939
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1931, 2010
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1905, 1922
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
35.5°F
(1.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1926
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1910, 1993
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1932, 1957, 1971
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1926, 1948, 1957
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1934
Ties: 1918, 1922, 1939, 1958, 1969
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1951, 1963
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1908, 1927, 1928, 1960, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1979
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1914
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1902, 1937, 1978, 1993
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1915
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1940, 1954, 1955, 1994
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1945, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1978, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/