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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1939-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1991
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1960
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1940
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-4.5°F
(-2.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1940
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1940
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1963, 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1963
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1963
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1963
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1963
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1941
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1948
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1947, 1961, 1983
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1967, 1983
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1948, 1981, 1982
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2013, 2016, 2019
Ties: 1951

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