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
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 1991
Ties: 1959
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2010
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
62nd 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)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1971, 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2010
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2020
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977, 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2019
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2007, 2010
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
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2010, 2013
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1963, 1971
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 2019
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1986, 1997
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
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2019
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967, 1971
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020

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