In a month of May both beginning and ending days, the waning days of spring then time leap into Summer Vacation Season.

First, we have to take look back at how in last month the Environment of Us happens in spring. In spring and the year to date fared in terms of the climate record:

Climate record of Spring in US

The climate in the month of may:

Last month the temperature of US is average. It was  60.6 degrees F — 0.4 degrees above the 20th-century average — ranking near the middle of the 123-year period of record. West and Southeast part were warmer than average with near- to below-average temperatures in parts of the Central and Eastern U.S., This report was represented by the scientists from NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information.

The total average precipitation for May was 3.31 inches, 0.40 inch above the 20th-century average and tying with 2009 as the 25th wettest on record. Above-average precipitation fell across most of the East and parts of the Rockies and Great Plains.


In the month of (March-May 2017), the average spring temperature across the contiguous U.S. was 53.5 degrees F, 2.6 degrees above average. Which make it the 8th warmest spring on record.From the Rockies to East Coast, most of the seasonal warmth occurred during the early and middle parts of spring.

The average spring precipitation total was 9.39 inches, 1.45 inches above average, which make this spring is the 11th wettest on record.

Year to date:

From the month of January to the month of May 2017, the average temperature for the contiguous U.S. was 47.0 degrees F, 3.7 degrees above the 20th-century average.This YTD(year to date) period was the second-warmest on record for this period.

In this period the total precipitation was 14.85 inches, 2.46 inches above average, which make it the third-wettest January-May on record.

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