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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Ties: 2020
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1926
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1908
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
35.1°F
(1.7°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1900
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Ties: 1908, 1927, 1939, 2005
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1937, 2001
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1952, 1960, 1964, 1976, 1986
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1902, 1947
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1906, 1929, 1964
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1951
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1959, 1965
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2013, 2017
Ties: 1914, 1962
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1935, 1937, 1941, 1969, 1983, 1984
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907, 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1938, 1941, 1943, 1965, 1983
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1908
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2020
Ties: 1910, 1940, 1963, 1973, 1984, 1997

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/