Climate at a Glance

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Great Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1953
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1934
Ties: 1898, 1912, 1935
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1975 1975
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1934
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1982
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1934
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1933
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 1904, 1915, 1958, 1988, 2006, 2022
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1934
Ties: 2005
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1943 1934
Ties: 1943
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1926, 2022
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
39.6°F
(4.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1934
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 2004, 2009, 2022
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1934
Ties: 1954, 1959, 1981, 2014
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1981
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1934
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917, 1933
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015, 2016
Ties: 1919, 1927, 1936, 1961
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2017
Ties: 1963, 1983
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1921, 1927, 1930, 1956, 1964, 1970
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2018
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1934, 1935, 1964, 1980, 1983, 1988

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/