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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1991
Ties: 2003
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1967
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1991
Ties: 1971, 2003
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1963
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1963, 1978
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1977
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1963
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2016
Ties: 1941, 1943
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1963
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1941, 1943, 1970
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1963
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1941
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1980
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1944, 1946, 1966
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1948, 1981, 1982
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2013, 2016, 2019
Ties: 1981, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/