Climate at a Glance

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Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1911
1-Month
47.66°F
(8.70°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.22°F
(0.12°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1902 2018
Ties: 1921
Apr–May 1911
2-Month
42.76°F
(5.98°C)
43.02°F
(6.12°C)
-0.26°F
(-0.14°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1907
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Mar–May 1911
3-Month
39.09°F
(3.94°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.41°F
(0.23°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1909 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1910 2012
Ties: 1978
Feb–May 1911
4-Month
35.13°F
(1.74°C)
34.71°F
(1.51°C)
0.42°F
(0.23°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Jan–May 1911
5-Month
32.59°F
(0.33°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.87°F
(0.49°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
37th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1910–May 1911
6-Month
30.80°F
(-0.67°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
0.59°F
(0.32°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Nov 1910–May 1911
7-Month
30.71°F
(-0.72°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.43°F
(0.24°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2012
Oct 1910–May 1911
8-Month
32.15°F
(0.08°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.47°F
(0.26°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2016, 2017
Ties: 1958, 1972
Sep 1910–May 1911
9-Month
34.45°F
(1.36°C)
33.93°F
(1.07°C)
0.52°F
(0.29°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Ties: 2008
Aug 1910–May 1911
10-Month
36.77°F
(2.65°C)
36.43°F
(2.46°C)
0.34°F
(0.19°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1946
Jul 1910–May 1911
11-Month
38.94°F
(3.86°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
0.31°F
(0.18°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1910–May 1911
12-Month
40.25°F
(4.58°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
0.21°F
(0.11°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Dec 1909–May 1911
18-Month
36.57°F
(2.54°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
-0.19°F
(-0.10°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1909 2017
Ties: 1972
Jun 1909–May 1911
24-Month
39.96°F
(4.42°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1908 2017
Ties: 1945
Jun 1908–May 1911
36-Month
39.81°F
(4.34°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
-0.21°F
(-0.12°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1909 2017
Ties: 1963
Jun 1907–May 1911
48-Month
39.87°F
(4.37°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1903 2018
Jun 1906–May 1911
60-Month
39.92°F
(4.40°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
-0.07°F
(-0.04°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1910 1920
74th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1947, 1954, 1962

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/