Climate at a Glance

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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1917
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1957, 1969
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1991
Ties: 1905
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1932 1926
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1907, 1932
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1926
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1905
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1926
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
31.7°F
(-0.2°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1934
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
32.4°F
(0.2°C)
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1926
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1917
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1926
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1926
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1926
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1917, 1977, 1978
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1926
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1943, 1978
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912, 1927
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1916
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013, 2017
Ties: 1904, 1937, 1971
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1927
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1963
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1907, 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1944, 1946, 1964, 1971, 1982
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1908
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1905, 1910, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/