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
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Ties: 1996, 2020
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1961, 1966, 1978, 1984
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 2014
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971, 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1971, 1978
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Ties: 1964, 1973
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977, 1978
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1990
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1962, 1989, 1990
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1984, 2014
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2012
Ties: 1962, 1984, 1989, 1990
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1963, 1968, 1971
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1962, 1964, 1977
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1961, 1983, 1994
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1966
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1966, 1968
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2019
Ties: 1963, 1973, 1978, 1981
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2020
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/