Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1962

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1964
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1985
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1931, 1946, 1948, 1965
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
22.8°F
(-5.1°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1972
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
20.3°F
(-6.5°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1972
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1935
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
16.9°F
(-8.4°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1971
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1967
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
12.8°F
(-10.7°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1938, 1969
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
12.2°F
(-11.0°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1972
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1932
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
13.4°F
(-10.3°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
16.5°F
(-8.6°C)
17.9°F
(-7.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
19.7°F
(-6.8°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1971
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1957
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1943, 1965
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
24.7°F
(-4.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1971
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016, 2019
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
21.3°F
(-5.9°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1972
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016, 2019
Ties: 1953, 1954
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1957 1972
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1948, 2013
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
25.5°F
(-3.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1973
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2016
Ties: 1953
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
25.3°F
(-3.7°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1974
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1969, 1971
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1975
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1961, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/