Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1964
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1928, 1958
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1985
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 1958, 2009
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
22.9°F
(-5.1°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1972
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1931
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
20.2°F
(-6.6°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1947, 2006
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
13.6°F
(-10.2°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
81st Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1927
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
12.9°F
(-10.6°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
11.6°F
(-11.3°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1972
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
13.7°F
(-10.2°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1971
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016
Ties: 1932, 1999, 2013
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
16.9°F
(-8.4°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1971
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 2009
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1971
70th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1928, 1955, 2009
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1971
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1999
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1971
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016, 2019
Ties: 1954, 1982, 2013
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
21.6°F
(-5.8°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1972
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2016, 2019
Ties: 1959
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1972
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
26.8°F
(-2.9°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1973
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 1945, 1983, 1987
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1974
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1987, 2013
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1975
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1946

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/