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New York (JFK), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1991
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2010
Ties: 1963, 1979
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2001
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1995
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1983, 1985, 1989
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1961, 1971, 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 2018
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1971, 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 2011, 2018
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1983, 2009
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1985
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963
20th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2015
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1963, 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1975
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1964, 1966, 1968, 1971
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1990
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1965, 1967, 1971
43rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1983

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