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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1926
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1991
Ties: 1927, 1971
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1904, 1961
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1926
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1901, 1935
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1929, 1958
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1968
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1896, 1947, 1960, 1993
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
38.5°F
(3.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1896, 1914, 1925, 1941, 1981
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1916, 1935, 1981
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1981
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1938, 1956
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1906, 1969, 1980, 1997
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1938, 1939, 1947, 1951, 1987
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2013, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1957, 1958, 1976
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1921, 1932, 1934, 1947, 1988, 2015
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1907, 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1899, 1947, 1993
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1908
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1933, 1948, 1995

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