Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1964
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2015
Ties: 1953, 2006
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1985
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1939, 1950, 1956
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1972
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1972
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1937
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
14.6°F
(-9.7°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
14.6°F
(-9.7°C)
13.7°F
(-10.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1971
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
13.4°F
(-10.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1972
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1939, 1960, 1967
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1971
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1937, 2000, 2006
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
17.9°F
(-7.8°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1967
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1967
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1971
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1930, 1985
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016, 2019
Ties: 1989
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
21.8°F
(-5.7°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1972
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1985
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1972
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1932, 1937, 1946, 1954, 1983, 2000
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
25.6°F
(-3.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1973
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1954, 1955
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
26.2°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1974
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1932, 1946, 1992
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1975
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1962, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/