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New York, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
-5.0°F
(-2.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2010
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1935, 1971
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
40.1°F
(4.5°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1967
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1978
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1967
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1905
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2016
Ties: 1896, 1901, 1910, 1914
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1904
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1943, 1982
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1906, 1965, 1979
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012, 2016
Ties: 1906, 1935, 1959, 1982
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1967
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1947, 1961
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905, 1906
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1952, 1976, 1995, 2005
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1905, 1907
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1952, 1953, 1993, 1994
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1908
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016, 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/