Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Colorado

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1986
1-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1934
Ties: 1960, 2017
Apr–May 1986
2-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1934
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1986
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1994
Feb–May 1986
4-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1934
Ties: 1954
Jan–May 1986
5-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 1934
Dec 1985–May 1986
6-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 2015, 2017
Nov 1985–May 1986
7-Month
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 2003, 2004, 2020
Oct 1985–May 1986
8-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Sep 1985–May 1986
9-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 2021
Aug 1985–May 1986
10-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1940, 1943
Jul 1985–May 1986
11-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1938, 1943, 2011
Jun 1985–May 1986
12-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1981 1934
Ties: 1940, 2001, 2014
Dec 1984–May 1986
18-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1911, 1941, 1992
Jun 1984–May 1986
24-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1913
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1982 2018
Ties: 1902, 1940, 1964, 1989, 1998
Jun 1983–May 1986
36-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1914
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 2018
Ties: 1963, 1967, 1979
Jun 1982–May 1986
48-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1915
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2018
Ties: 1903, 1947, 1948, 1953, 1960, 1963, 1980
Jun 1981–May 1986
60-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2018
Ties: 1934, 1947

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/