Climate at a Glance

City Rankings

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New York (JFK), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1948-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 1991
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2010
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1971
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963, 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2019
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2013
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1985, 1987, 1997, 2015
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1966, 1968
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1993
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2013, 2019
Ties: 1994

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/