Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1930, 1943
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 1991
Ties: 1995, 2002
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 2005
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1935
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1947, 1966
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
34.0°F
(1.1°C)
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1947, 1948
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1941, 1968
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 2005
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1922, 1964, 1972, 1976, 2009
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1933, 1942, 1985
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1926
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1976, 1985
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1898, 1955, 1983, 2004, 2009, 2011
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1951, 1960, 1983, 1985, 2004
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2013
Ties: 1957, 1958, 1990
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918, 1927
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1952
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1907, 1918
38th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1903
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1908
41st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/