Climate at a Glance

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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1926
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1991
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1926
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1944
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1927, 1950
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
36.4°F
(2.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1946, 1976, 1993
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
35.7°F
(2.1°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1909, 1938, 1960
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
38.8°F
(3.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1937, 1958, 1960, 1993, 2019
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1948, 1974
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1899, 1931, 1964, 1974, 1980, 1990
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1926
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1931, 1937, 1951, 1952, 1969, 1973, 2003
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1909, 1919, 1945, 1948, 1989, 1990
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1910, 1931, 1968
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1945, 1947, 1962, 1969, 1983
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918, 1927
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 1953, 1976
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1907, 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1902, 1933, 1975, 1985, 1995
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1908
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1933, 1959, 1960, 1984

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/