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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1898, 1995
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1991
Ties: 1954
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 2015
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 2012
Ties: 1986
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1913, 1957
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
36.1°F
(2.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1944
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1937, 1950, 1962, 2009
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1944, 2011
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1997
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1900
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1956, 1989
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1900, 1944, 1986
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1951, 1987, 1989
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2013, 2017
Ties: 1939, 1943
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1931, 1995
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907, 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1941, 1943, 1965, 1972, 1983
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1921 1908
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1917, 1921, 1969, 1971

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/