Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1961, 2006
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1985
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1926
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1934, 1987
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
15.7°F
(-9.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2016
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2016
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
14.6°F
(-9.7°C)
13.4°F
(-10.3°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1995
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
16.5°F
(-8.6°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
18.9°F
(-7.3°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 2007
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 2007
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1971
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2016, 2019
Ties: 1938, 2000
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016, 2019
Ties: 1954, 1962
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1972
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1985
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1973
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1962
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1974
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1937
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1975
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1960, 1969

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/