Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1964
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2015
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
30.3°F
(-0.9°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1985
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
25.8°F
(-3.4°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1972
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1972
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1978, 2014
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
16.8°F
(-8.4°C)
15.8°F
(-9.0°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2016
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
16.4°F
(-8.7°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016
Ties: 1931, 1994
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
15.3°F
(-9.3°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016
Ties: 1963, 1978
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
17.3°F
(-8.2°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016
Ties: 1958, 2010
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
20.1°F
(-6.6°C)
17.8°F
(-7.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1988, 2021
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
22.6°F
(-5.2°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 2011
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
25.2°F
(-3.8°C)
23.9°F
(-4.5°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1993
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
27.4°F
(-2.6°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1971
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2016, 2019
Ties: 1940, 1979
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
22.5°F
(-5.3°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1972
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2016, 2019
Ties: 1963
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
26.4°F
(-3.1°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1972
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1944, 1958, 1991, 1997, 2009
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
26.5°F
(-3.1°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1973
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1997, 2009
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
26.3°F
(-3.2°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1974
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1930, 1931, 1938, 1939
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
25.7°F
(-3.5°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1975
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1933, 1963

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/