Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1906
1-Month
59.58°F
(15.32°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
-0.62°F
(-0.35°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2018
Apr–May 1906
2-Month
56.15°F
(13.42°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1907
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 1934
Mar–May 1906
3-Month
49.47°F
(9.71°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
-1.45°F
(-0.80°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1905 2012
Feb–May 1906
4-Month
45.52°F
(7.51°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
-1.12°F
(-0.62°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2012
Jan–May 1906
5-Month
42.99°F
(6.11°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Dec 1905–May 1906
6-Month
40.99°F
(4.99°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-0.58°F
(-0.33°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1993
Nov 1905–May 1906
7-Month
41.17°F
(5.09°C)
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
-0.42°F
(-0.24°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Oct 1905–May 1906
8-Month
42.48°F
(5.82°C)
43.16°F
(6.20°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.38°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2012
Sep 1905–May 1906
9-Month
45.09°F
(7.27°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-0.48°F
(-0.27°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1949
Aug 1905–May 1906
10-Month
47.82°F
(8.79°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
-0.41°F
(-0.23°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Jul 1905–May 1906
11-Month
50.01°F
(10.01°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.28°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1971
Jun 1905–May 1906
12-Month
51.51°F
(10.84°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.52°F
(-0.29°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2012
Ties: 1962
Dec 1904–May 1906
18-Month
47.72°F
(8.73°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-0.81°F
(-0.45°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Ties: 1912
Jun 1904–May 1906
24-Month
51.26°F
(10.70°C)
52.01°F
(11.12°C)
-0.75°F
(-0.42°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2017
Jun 1903–May 1906
36-Month
51.03°F
(10.57°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.97°F
(-0.54°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1904 2018
Jun 1902–May 1906
48-Month
51.07°F
(10.59°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.92°F
(-0.52°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1905 2018
Jun 1901–May 1906
60-Month
51.28°F
(10.71°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.70°F
(-0.39°C)
7th Coolest Coolest to Date 1920
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1905 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/