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Assessing the Global Climate in May 2019

June 18, 2019
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for May 2019 was fourth highest on record for the month of May.

Assessing the U.S. Climate in May 2019

June 6, 2019
The May precipitation total for the contiguous U.S. was 4.41 inches, 1.50 inches above average, ranking second wettest in the 125-year record.

Assessing the Global Climate in April 2019

May 20, 2019
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for April 2019 was second highest on record for the month of April.

Assessing the U.S. Climate in April 2019

May 8, 2019
During April, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 52.9°F, 1.8°F above the 20th century average.

Assessing the Global Climate in March 2019

April 24, 2019
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for March 2019 was second highest on record for the month of March.

Assessing the U.S. Climate in March 2019

April 12, 2019
During March, the average contiguous U.S. temperature ranked within the middle third of the 125-year record at 0.82°F below average.

Assessing the Global Climate in February 2019

March 18, 2019
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for February 2019 was fifth highest on record for the month of February.

Assessing the U.S. Climate in February 2019

March 28, 2019
During February, the average contiguous U.S. temperature was 32.0°F, 1.8°F below the 20th century average.

Assessing the Global Climate in January 2019

February 19, 2019
The global land and ocean temperature departure from average for January 2019 was third highest on record for the month of January.

Assessing the U.S. Climate in 2018

February 12, 2019
According to the U.S. Climate Report, 2018 became the 22nd consecutive warmer-than-average year and was the 14th warmest on record.