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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1927
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1926
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1991
Ties: 1904, 1927, 1966
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
41.8°F
(5.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1926
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1971
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1926
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1930, 1937
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
35.4°F
(1.9°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1926
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1972
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1926
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
34.3°F
(1.3°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1926
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1961, 1977
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1926
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1916
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1926
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1984, 2003
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1926
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1896, 1915, 1944, 1971
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1926
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1906, 1929, 1938, 1981, 2005
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1968, 1990, 1997
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1958, 1989, 2001
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1975, 1986, 1987
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1918, 1927
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1903, 1949, 1991
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1907, 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 2003
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1908
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1954, 1955, 1991, 1992, 2000, 2004

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 4, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/