Climate at a Glance

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New York (JFK), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1991
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2010
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2013
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1993, 2004
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1961, 1971, 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1976
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1971, 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1980
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2015
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1989, 1990
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1963
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1962
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1963
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1962, 1980
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1963
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1988, 1989
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1984, 2004
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1963, 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1985
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1964, 1966, 1968, 1971
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1995
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1965, 1967, 1971
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1976

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