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
(1948-2019)
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)
26th 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
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2010
Ties: 1965, 2005, 2013
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 2008, 2017
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1967
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1993, 2004
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1971
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1992
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 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1980
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963, 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1972
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1963
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1962, 1984, 2015
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1963
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1990, 2015
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1963
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1980
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1963
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1984, 1993, 2004
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 1985, 1997, 1998, 2015
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 1966, 1968
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1975
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1967
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1976, 1991

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