Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1911, 2015
Ties: 1952
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1906, 1935, 1972
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1926
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1899, 1920
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
34.2°F
(1.2°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1956 1923
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1997
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
29.4°F
(-1.4°C)
31.1°F
(-0.5°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1923
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2010
Ties: 1916
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
27.6°F
(-2.4°C)
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1907, 1923
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1914
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
29.0°F
(-1.7°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1909, 1959, 1994
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
30.9°F
(-0.6°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1899, 1959, 1963
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1982
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1944, 1956, 1977, 1982
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1908, 1940, 1967
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1897, 1914, 1967
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1905
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013, 2017
Ties: 1903, 1914, 1956
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2013
Ties: 1946, 2015
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1906
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1902, 1945, 1966, 1969, 1994
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1907
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1939, 1947, 1948, 1974, 1981, 1982
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1908
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1946, 1981

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/