Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2006
1-Month
49.06°F
(9.48°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
1.62°F
(0.90°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2018
Ties: 1944
Apr–May 2006
2-Month
45.55°F
(7.53°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
2.52°F
(1.40°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Mar–May 2006
3-Month
40.87°F
(4.93°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
2.19°F
(1.22°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Feb–May 2006
4-Month
36.40°F
(2.44°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2004 2012
Jan–May 2006
5-Month
34.76°F
(1.53°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
3.04°F
(1.69°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Dec 2005–May 2006
6-Month
32.74°F
(0.41°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
2.53°F
(1.40°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2005–May 2006
7-Month
32.80°F
(0.44°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
2.52°F
(1.40°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Oct 2005–May 2006
8-Month
34.11°F
(1.17°C)
31.67°F
(-0.18°C)
2.44°F
(1.35°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016, 2017
Sep 2005–May 2006
9-Month
36.31°F
(2.39°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
2.39°F
(1.32°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2016
Aug 2005–May 2006
10-Month
38.73°F
(3.74°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
2.29°F
(1.27°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jul 2005–May 2006
11-Month
40.85°F
(4.92°C)
38.63°F
(3.68°C)
2.22°F
(1.24°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jun 2005–May 2006
12-Month
42.19°F
(5.66°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
2.15°F
(1.19°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Dec 2004–May 2006
18-Month
38.87°F
(3.82°C)
36.75°F
(2.64°C)
2.12°F
(1.18°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jun 2004–May 2006
24-Month
41.89°F
(5.49°C)
40.03°F
(4.46°C)
1.86°F
(1.03°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2003–May 2006
36-Month
41.84°F
(5.47°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.82°F
(1.01°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2002–May 2006
48-Month
41.72°F
(5.40°C)
40.00°F
(4.44°C)
1.72°F
(0.96°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1918
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Jun 2001–May 2006
60-Month
41.67°F
(5.37°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1920
8th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2007

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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/