Climate at a Glance

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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1991
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1991
Ties: 1957, 2016
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1953, 1973, 1979, 1994, 2013
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1983
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1940
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1974, 1992, 2011
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1963, 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1942, 1955, 1972, 1983, 1987, 2009
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 1955, 1957, 2001
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1963
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1975, 1983, 1987
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1963
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2012
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1941
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1949, 1973, 2015
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1949 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1952, 1973
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1979
35th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1986
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1980
45th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1948, 1981, 1982
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2013, 2016, 2019
Ties: 1978

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