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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2015
Ties: 1959, 1972
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976, 1980
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2015
Ties: 2002
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1995
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1996
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1997
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1962
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 1957, 1988, 1996, 2009
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1958
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1957, 1987, 1988
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1952, 1983, 1988, 1996
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2010, 2012
Ties: 1941, 1977
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1954
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1940
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1961, 1979, 1981
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2016
Ties: 1947, 1950, 1965
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1941
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1942, 1951
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1942
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2012
Ties: 1947, 1948, 1965, 1978
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1943
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 1944, 1948, 1964, 1968, 1969, 1980, 1981
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1944
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1963, 1967, 1981, 1982

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/