Maps and Graphics:
|May||Most Recent 3 Months||Most Recent 6 Months|
|Annual summary for 2003||Most Recent 12 Months||US Percent Area Very Wet/Dry/Warm/Cold|
For graphics covering periods other than those mentioned above or for tables of national, regional, and statewide data from 1895-present, for May, last 3 months or other periods, please go to the Climate At A Glance page
Monthly and Seasonal Highlights:
It should be emphasized that all of the temperature and precipitation ranks and values are based on preliminary data. The ranks will change when the final data are processed, but will not be replaced on these pages. Graphics based on final data are available on this page: National Temperature and Precipitation Maps
Citing This Report
NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information, State of the Climate: Monthly National Climate Report for May 2004, published online June 2004, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/access/monitoring/monthly-report/national/200405.