Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Maximum Temperature Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
70.86°F
(21.59°C)
72.96°F
(22.76°C)
-2.10°F
(-1.17°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1934
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
67.87°F
(19.93°C)
68.22°F
(20.12°C)
-0.35°F
(-0.19°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1934
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
62.37°F
(16.87°C)
63.15°F
(17.31°C)
-0.78°F
(-0.44°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1961
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
57.20°F
(14.00°C)
58.56°F
(14.76°C)
-1.36°F
(-0.76°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
54.22°F
(12.34°C)
54.95°F
(12.75°C)
-0.73°F
(-0.41°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
52.65°F
(11.47°C)
52.93°F
(11.63°C)
-0.28°F
(-0.16°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1979
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
52.29°F
(11.27°C)
52.90°F
(11.61°C)
-0.61°F
(-0.34°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1979
99th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Ties: 1970
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
53.80°F
(12.11°C)
54.64°F
(12.58°C)
-0.84°F
(-0.47°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1993 1899
104th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2000
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
56.64°F
(13.69°C)
57.21°F
(14.01°C)
-0.57°F
(-0.32°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1899
95th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1997
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
59.58°F
(15.32°C)
60.01°F
(15.56°C)
-0.43°F
(-0.24°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
62.18°F
(16.77°C)
62.43°F
(16.91°C)
-0.25°F
(-0.14°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1912
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
64.01°F
(17.78°C)
0.00°F
(0.00°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2001
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
60.95°F
(16.08°C)
60.31°F
(15.73°C)
0.64°F
(0.35°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
64.85°F
(18.25°C)
63.99°F
(17.77°C)
0.86°F
(0.48°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1913
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
65.51°F
(18.62°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.54°F
(0.86°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1905
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
65.79°F
(18.77°C)
63.97°F
(17.76°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1906
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
65.61°F
(18.67°C)
63.96°F
(17.76°C)
1.65°F
(0.91°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1907
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2016
Ties: 2017

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/