Climate at a Glance

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Buffalo, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1981
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1926
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1991
Ties: 1931, 1972
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2013
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1977
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
37.7°F
(3.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
36.9°F
(2.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2013
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2013
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1932
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2013
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2013
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1988, 2016
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013, 2017
Ties: 1992, 1999, 2008
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1918, 1927
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907, 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 2013
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1908
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/