Climate at a Glance

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New York (La Guardia), 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
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1991
Ties: 1949, 1960, 1994
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1991
Ties: 1944, 1945
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1950
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1995, 2005
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1948
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1993
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1948
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1975
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1993
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1980, 1993
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1951, 1994, 2003
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1942, 1952
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1955, 1987, 2004
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978, 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1975
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013
Ties: 1953
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1954
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1981
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2013
Ties: 1953, 1956, 1987

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