Climate at a Glance

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Alaska

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1925-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1925-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1964
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2015
Ties: 1942
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
31.3°F
(-0.4°C)
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1985
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1934
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
24.0°F
(-4.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1972
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1941, 2010
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
21.7°F
(-5.7°C)
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1972
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 1983
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
19.2°F
(-7.1°C)
15.7°F
(-9.1°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
16.1°F
(-8.8°C)
13.8°F
(-10.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1929, 1945
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
15.2°F
(-9.3°C)
13.5°F
(-10.3°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1972
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1983
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
16.0°F
(-8.9°C)
14.9°F
(-9.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
19.0°F
(-7.2°C)
17.9°F
(-7.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1931, 1996, 2007
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
22.1°F
(-5.5°C)
21.0°F
(-6.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1931
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
24.8°F
(-4.0°C)
23.8°F
(-4.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1931, 2006
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
27.0°F
(-2.8°C)
26.0°F
(-3.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1971
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2016, 2019
Ties: 1929, 1996
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
24.4°F
(-4.2°C)
21.9°F
(-5.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1972
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2016, 2019
Ties: 1998
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
27.9°F
(-2.3°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1972
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1978, 1980, 1988, 1994
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
27.5°F
(-2.5°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1973
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016
Ties: 1995
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
26.9°F
(-2.8°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1974
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1940, 2010
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
27.3°F
(-2.6°C)
25.9°F
(-3.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1975
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1944, 1945

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/