National Overview - May 2012
Spring Daily Temperature Extremes

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Spring Daily Temperature Extremes

The table below shows the minimum and maximum temperatures within the Contiguous U.S. for each day during the months of March, April and May. The data come from the GHCND dataset and should be considered preliminary. A complete list of GHCND stations can be found here -
http://www1.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/ghcn/daily/ghcnd-stations.txt

Date Warmest Location (°F) Coldest Location (°F)
March 1RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX93 FIRST CONNECTICUT LAKE,NH-20
March 2RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX93 RIO GRANDE RSVR,CO-22
March 3RIO GRANDE CITY,TX94 TAYLOR PARK,CO-25
March 4FULLERTON MUNICIPAL,CA95 RIO GRANDE RSVR,CO-18
March 5EL CAPITAN DAM,CA
SAN GABRIEL CANYON PH,CA
BENBROOK DAM,TX
92 PICKFORD 3NE,MI-22
March 6SAN GABRIEL CANYON PH,CA90 CLARKSBURG,MI
BABBITT,MN
EMBARRASS,MN
SUTTON 2 NE,VT
-18
March 7GRANDFALLS 3SSE,TX93 STANLEY,ID-22
March 8RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX98 DARWIN RCH,WY-19
March 9FALCON DAM,TX95 WEST YELLOWSTONE GATEWAY,MT-15
March 10SAN GABRIEL CANYON PH,CA
ROYAL PALM RS,FL
SANTA ROSA 3 WNW,TX
89 KETTLE FALLS,MN-14
March 11CRN FL EVERGLADES CITY 5NE,FL88 BONDURANT,WY-7
March 12DEATH VALLEY,CA
MONROE RGNL AP,LA
88 n/an/a
March 13PECOS 8W,TX96 CHURCHILL DAM,ME-12
March 14MARRERO 9 SSW,LA99 TAYLOR PARK,CO-5
March 15PECOS 8W,TX96 n/an/a
March 16LAJITAS,TX94 ZUNI,NM5
March 17CASTOLON,TX100 WILD HORSE RSVR,NV1
March 18GRANDFALLS 3SSE,TX
TERLINGUA,TX
92 BODIE,CA-6
March 19RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX96 BODIE,CA-18
March 20FALCON DAM,TX95 DARWIN RCH,WY-10
March 21FT GREEN 12 WSW,FL
PUNTA GORDA,FL
LOGAN,WV
91 WILD HORSE RSVR,NV-6
March 22LAREDO WB AP,TX91 ZUNI,NM2
March 23ARAPAHOE 12S,CO96 ST MARY,MT
ZUNI,NM
6
March 24PECOS 8W,TX96 CRN MT ST. MARY 1 SSW,MT6
March 25RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX101 ALKALI LAKE,OR11
March 26RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX99 MT WASHINGTON,NH-6
March 27LAJITAS,TX
PECOS 8W,TX
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX
97 MT WASHINGTON,NH-8
March 28FALCON DAM,TX93 ZUNI,NM7
March 29HUDSPETH RIVER RANCH,TX95 ZUNI,NM5
March 30DRYDEN TERRELL CO,TX97 MT WASHINGTON,NH1
March 31BULLHEAD CITY,AZ
JUNCTION FAA AP,TX
LANGTRY,TX
LAREDO WB AP,TX
98 SENECA,OR6
Date Warmest Location (°F) Coldest Location (°F)
April 1ROYAL PALM RS,FL102 n/an/a
April 2ROYAL PALM RS,FL101 STANLEY,ID2
April 3ESCOBAS,TX
RIO GRANDE CITY,TX
99 CHURCHILL DAM,ME5
April 4RIO GRANDE CITY,TX98 BONHAM RSVR,CO8
April 5KINGSVILLE,TX99 DEADWOOD LODGE,ID4
April 6FALCON DAM,TX99 n/an/a
April 7RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX102 n/an/a
April 8SARITA 7 E,TX97 GEORGETOWN LAKE - 7 GABLES,MT4
April 9GILA BEND,AZ
SARITA 7 E,TX
97 WEST YELLOWSTONE GATEWAY,MT8
April 10DEATH VALLEY,CA98 WEST YELLOWSTONE GATEWAY,MT8
April 11DEATH VALLEY,CA98 WARROAD,MN4
April 12ROYAL PALM RS,FL101 RUXTON PARK,CO
PEMBINA,ND
13
April 13FT STOCKTONPECOS,TX100 BONHAM RSVR,CO13
April 14RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX98 SOCORRO 17 WSW,NM
OLD FAITHFUL,WY
11
April 15RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX102 SOCORRO 17 WSW,NM11
April 16RIO GRANDE CITY,TX101 AZTEC RUINS NM,NM6
April 17SARITA 7 E,TX96 EMBARRASS,MN7
April 18GILA BEND,AZ
BLYTHE ASOS,CA
98 BABBITT,MN
ORR 3E,MN
9
April 19PALM SPRINGS INTL,CA101 FRASER,CO12
April 20DEATH VALLEY,CA
THERMAL FCWOS,CA
104 LOA,UT12
April 21THERMAL FCWOS,CA
CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA
PALM SPRINGS INTL,CA
107 LOA,UT13
April 22DEATH VALLEY,CA110 RUXTON PARK,CO
CLARKSBURG,MI
18
April 23DEATH VALLEY,CA113 MT MITCHELL,NC17
April 24DEATH VALLEY,CA110 OSWAYO 1 ENE,PA11
April 25CHILDRESS MUNI AP,TX106 CRANE 10N,TX
MT WASHINGTON,NH
MT LECONTE,TN
19
April 26ASPERMONT,TX111 MT WASHINGTON,NH16
April 27RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX110 BRIDGEPORT,CA
STAMBAUGH 2SSE,MI
WATERSMEET,MI
BABBITT,MN
LAKEWOOD SANITARY DIST,WI
16
April 28CASTOLON,TX108 MT WASHINGTON,NH4
April 29CASTOLON,TX108 MT WASHINGTON,NH5
April 30CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA104 MT WASHINGTON,NH7
Date Warmest Location (°F) Coldest Location (°F)
May 1DEATH VALLEY,CA106 ANTERO RSVR,CO14
May 2CHILDRESS MUNI AP,TX104 CHEMULT,OR
CRATER LAKE NPS HQ,OR
HART MTN REFUGE,OR
17
May 3PADUCAH,TX104 DRUMMD AVIATI,MT
PHILIPSBURG RS,MT
18
May 4CHILDRESS MUNI AP,TX
PADUCAH,TX
105 MC CLOUD,CA20
May 5CHILDRESS MUNI AP,TX
PADUCAH,TX
105 CHILLY BART FLAT,ID7
May 6PADUCAH,TX
TURKEY,TX
106 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV12
May 7SAWYERS BAR RS,CA106 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV11
May 8LAJITAS,TX
ENCINAL,TX
103 CHARLEST - JARBID,NV11
May 9CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA106 CHARLEST - JARBID,NV
SHIRLEY BASIN GE 17SSW,WY
16
May 10DEATH VALLEY,CA110 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV
CHEMULT,OR
16
May 11BAKER,CA BLYTHE,CA104 WDOM,MT10
May 12DEATH VALLEY,CA110 WDOM,MT14
May 13LAKE HAVASU CITY,AZ
CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA
107 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV13
May 14DEATH VALLEY,CA113 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV13
May 15DEATH VALLEY,CA113 ALPINE,AZ16
May 16CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA110 ALPINE,AZ16
May 17CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA114 ALPINE,AZ16
May 18BAKER,CA108 ALPINE,AZ19
May 19RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX107 CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV15
May 20CRN CA STOVEPIPE WELLS 1SW,CA109 BYNUM 4 SSE,MT3
May 21DEATH VALLEY,CA111 RIVERSIDE 7 SSW,OR21
May 22DEATH VALLEY,CA117 ALPINE,AZ18
May 23TACNA 3 NE,AZ110 SENECA,OR25
May 24RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX110 STANLEY,ID
CHARLEST - JARBIDGE 17SSW,NV
21
May 25RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX110 BODIE,CA18
May 26FALC DAM,TX110 CLI,CO
MYSTIC LAKE,MT
14
May 27RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX102 SUNSET CRATER NM,AZ15
May 28DELL CITY 5SSW,TX
LAJITAS,TX
LAREDO WB AP,TX
101 BODIE,CA16
May 29LAJITAS,TX104 AZTEC RUINS NM,NM17
May 30RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX109 n/an/a
May 31DEATH VALLEY,CA
RIO GRANDE VILLAGE,TX
111 EAGLE NEST,NM24