Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2009

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2009
1-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1964
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 2009
2-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1985
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1958, 2012
Mar–May 2009
3-Month
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1972
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1974
Feb–May 2009
4-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1972
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2006 2019
Ties: 1990
Jan–May 2009
5-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1971
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Dec 2008–May 2009
6-Month
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1948, 1960
Nov 2008–May 2009
7-Month
13.2°F
(-10.4°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1972
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1928
Oct 2008–May 2009
8-Month
13.9°F
(-10.1°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1936
Sep 2008–May 2009
9-Month
16.9°F
(-8.4°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 2012
Aug 2008–May 2009
10-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1928, 1955, 2012
Jul 2008–May 2009
11-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1955, 2013
Jun 2008–May 2009
12-Month
25.0°F
(-3.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1971
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016, 2019
Ties: 1936, 1951, 1952, 1955, 1959
Dec 2007–May 2009
18-Month
21.4°F
(-5.9°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016, 2019
Ties: 1960
Jun 2007–May 2009
24-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1972
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1944, 1958, 1970, 1991, 1997
Jun 2006–May 2009
36-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1973
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2016
Ties: 1970, 1997
Jun 2005–May 2009
48-Month
26.7°F
(-2.9°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1974
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1999
Jun 2004–May 2009
60-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1975
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019
Ties: 1942, 1998

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/