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New York, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2015
Ties: 1908, 1988, 2019
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1900
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2010
Ties: 1931, 1958, 1992
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1901
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2012
Ties: 1936
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1898, 1941, 2014
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1939, 1960, 1962, 1979
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1930, 1945, 1947, 1981, 2014
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1950, 1975
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1952, 1960, 1989, 2001, 2015
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2016
Ties: 2015
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012, 2016
Ties: 1933, 1987, 1990, 2014
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1942, 1983
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2017
Ties: 1962
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1973
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1905
-- -- 2018
Ties: 1970, 1971
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1905
-- -- 2019
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1973
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
-- 0.0°F
(-17.8°C)
-- -- -- 1905
-- -- 2016
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1973, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/