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New York (JFK), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1991
Ties: 1981
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1967
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2010
Ties: 1968, 1984, 1988, 1989, 1996
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 2003
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1967
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1971, 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1971, 1978
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1977, 1978
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1967
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1971, 1982
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1968
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1963, 1968, 1971
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1969, 1982
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018
Ties: 1967
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1966, 1968
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1971, 1980
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1967
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1968, 1971

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