Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1953
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1934
Ties: 1941
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1975
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 1934
Ties: 1904, 1913, 1960, 1976, 2005
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1934
Ties: 1914, 1939, 1987, 2013
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1933
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1914, 2021
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 1934
Ties: 1921, 1928, 1976
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1908, 1976, 1980, 1982
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1950, 1960, 1967, 1970
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1897, 1910, 1945, 1991, 2010
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1965
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1921, 1925, 1960, 1966, 1993
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1934
Ties: 1904, 1914, 1916, 1921, 1939, 1991
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917, 1933
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1916, 1922, 1969, 1975, 1984
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015, 2016
Ties: 1908, 1929, 1937, 1942, 1966, 1977
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2017
Ties: 1921, 1939, 1952, 1967, 1984, 1986
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1902, 1931
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018
Ties: 1922, 1955, 1958, 1959, 1969, 1985, 1986, 1987

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