Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1964
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1999
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1985
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2016
Ties: 1980
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1972
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1938
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
19.1°F
(-7.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 2019
Ties: 1941, 1997
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
15.9°F
(-8.9°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1971
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1958
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1972
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
14.4°F
(-9.8°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
17.2°F
(-8.2°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1973, 1982, 1984
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
20.5°F
(-6.4°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1997
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
23.6°F
(-4.7°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1960
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016, 2019
Ties: 1961
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
22.7°F
(-5.2°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016, 2019
Ties: 1940, 1999
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1972
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
27.2°F
(-2.7°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1973
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1998, 2008
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1974
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1988, 1990, 1997, 2011, 2014
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1975
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/