Climate at a Glance

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New York (JFK), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Ties: 1996
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1984
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 2015
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1984, 2015
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1989, 2001
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1987
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1980, 1984
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1983, 1984
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1977, 1980
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1966, 1968
45th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1973, 1982
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1980

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