Climate at a Glance

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New York, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2015
Ties: 1963
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2010
Ties: 1964
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1900
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2010
Ties: 1918, 1976, 1994, 2018
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1901
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1925 2012
Ties: 1925, 1946, 1951
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1954
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 1929, 1973
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1946, 1966
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1947, 2003
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012, 2016
Ties: 1957, 1973, 1993
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2012
Ties: 1919, 1937, 1975
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1958
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1976, 1980, 1994
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1923, 1931, 1943, 1948, 1961, 1964, 1977
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1941, 1965
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1923

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/