Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1918
1-Month
60.80°F
(16.00°C)
60.20°F
(15.67°C)
0.60°F
(0.33°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2018
Ties: 1965, 1982
Apr–May 1918
2-Month
54.92°F
(12.73°C)
55.63°F
(13.13°C)
-0.71°F
(-0.40°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1907
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 1934
Mar–May 1918
3-Month
51.86°F
(11.03°C)
50.92°F
(10.51°C)
0.94°F
(0.52°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Feb–May 1918
4-Month
47.35°F
(8.53°C)
46.64°F
(8.13°C)
0.71°F
(0.40°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Jan–May 1918
5-Month
42.65°F
(5.92°C)
43.34°F
(6.30°C)
-0.69°F
(-0.38°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2012
Dec 1917–May 1918
6-Month
40.48°F
(4.71°C)
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
-1.09°F
(-0.61°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Nov 1917–May 1918
7-Month
40.92°F
(4.96°C)
41.60°F
(5.33°C)
-0.68°F
(-0.37°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Oct 1917–May 1918
8-Month
42.11°F
(5.62°C)
43.17°F
(6.21°C)
-1.06°F
(-0.59°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Sep 1917–May 1918
9-Month
44.55°F
(6.97°C)
45.57°F
(7.54°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.57°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Aug 1917–May 1918
10-Month
47.20°F
(8.44°C)
48.23°F
(9.02°C)
-1.03°F
(-0.58°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Jul 1917–May 1918
11-Month
49.69°F
(9.83°C)
50.53°F
(10.29°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.46°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1924
Jun 1917–May 1918
12-Month
51.13°F
(10.63°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
-0.90°F
(-0.50°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Dec 1916–May 1918
18-Month
46.83°F
(8.24°C)
48.53°F
(9.18°C)
-1.70°F
(-0.94°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2017
Jun 1916–May 1918
24-Month
50.47°F
(10.26°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
-1.55°F
(-0.86°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2017
Jun 1915–May 1918
36-Month
50.76°F
(10.42°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-1.24°F
(-0.69°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2018
Jun 1914–May 1918
48-Month
50.97°F
(10.54°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-1.02°F
(-0.57°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2018
Jun 1913–May 1918
60-Month
51.20°F
(10.67°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.43°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1920
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 1919

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 9, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/