Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
47.10°F
(8.39°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
-0.34°F
(-0.19°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
43.23°F
(6.24°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
0.20°F
(0.11°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
39.06°F
(3.92°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
0.38°F
(0.21°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
36.23°F
(2.35°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
1.51°F
(0.84°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
33.77°F
(0.98°C)
31.73°F
(-0.15°C)
2.04°F
(1.13°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
32.24°F
(0.13°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
2.03°F
(1.12°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Ties: 1995
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
32.52°F
(0.29°C)
30.29°F
(-0.95°C)
2.23°F
(1.24°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
34.00°F
(1.11°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
2.32°F
(1.29°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016, 2017
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
36.11°F
(2.28°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
2.19°F
(1.21°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
38.28°F
(3.49°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
1.84°F
(1.02°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2017
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
40.30°F
(4.61°C)
38.62°F
(3.68°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2017
Ties: 2015
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
41.59°F
(5.33°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2017
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
38.49°F
(3.61°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
1.73°F
(0.97°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
41.66°F
(5.37°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.63°F
(0.91°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
41.57°F
(5.32°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.55°F
(0.86°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
41.55°F
(5.31°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.54°F
(0.86°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
41.33°F
(5.18°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.33°F
(0.74°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1920
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Minimum Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/