Climate at a Glance

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New York, New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2015
Ties: 1908, 1972, 2019
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1908, 1963, 1990, 1995
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1900
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1922, 1951, 1973
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1901
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
43.9°F
(6.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1942, 2001
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1947, 1969
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1939, 1946, 2014
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1929, 1946, 1993
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2016
Ties: 1975, 1976, 2003
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1955, 1996
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1932, 1933, 1955, 1985, 1990
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1975, 1981, 1993
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1989, 1990
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1954, 1986, 1987, 1997
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2016
Ties: 1955

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/