Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Minimum Temperature Rankings, May 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2013
1-Month
48.18°F
(8.99°C)
47.44°F
(8.58°C)
0.74°F
(0.41°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2018
Apr–May 2013
2-Month
42.72°F
(5.96°C)
43.03°F
(6.13°C)
-0.31°F
(-0.17°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Mar–May 2013
3-Month
38.18°F
(3.43°C)
38.68°F
(3.71°C)
-0.50°F
(-0.28°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–May 2013
4-Month
34.66°F
(1.48°C)
34.72°F
(1.51°C)
-0.06°F
(-0.03°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–May 2013
5-Month
32.08°F
(0.04°C)
31.72°F
(-0.16°C)
0.36°F
(0.20°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2012–May 2013
6-Month
31.07°F
(-0.52°C)
30.21°F
(-0.99°C)
0.86°F
(0.47°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2012–May 2013
7-Month
31.22°F
(-0.43°C)
30.28°F
(-0.96°C)
0.94°F
(0.53°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2012–May 2013
8-Month
32.53°F
(0.29°C)
31.68°F
(-0.18°C)
0.85°F
(0.47°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016, 2017
Sep 2012–May 2013
9-Month
34.75°F
(1.53°C)
33.92°F
(1.07°C)
0.83°F
(0.46°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2016
Aug 2012–May 2013
10-Month
37.30°F
(2.94°C)
36.44°F
(2.47°C)
0.86°F
(0.47°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1927
Jul 2012–May 2013
11-Month
39.68°F
(4.27°C)
38.62°F
(3.68°C)
1.06°F
(0.59°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jun 2012–May 2013
12-Month
41.12°F
(5.07°C)
40.05°F
(4.47°C)
1.07°F
(0.60°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Dec 2011–May 2013
18-Month
38.90°F
(3.83°C)
36.76°F
(2.64°C)
2.14°F
(1.19°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jun 2011–May 2013
24-Month
42.07°F
(5.59°C)
40.04°F
(4.47°C)
2.03°F
(1.12°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Jun 2010–May 2013
36-Month
41.70°F
(5.39°C)
40.02°F
(4.46°C)
1.68°F
(0.93°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2017
Jun 2009–May 2013
48-Month
41.44°F
(5.24°C)
40.01°F
(4.45°C)
1.43°F
(0.79°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2018
Jun 2008–May 2013
60-Month
41.28°F
(5.16°C)
39.99°F
(4.44°C)
1.29°F
(0.72°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2012 1920
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2009 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 September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/