Climate at a Glance

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New England Basin

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1990
1-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 1911, 2015
Ties: 1902, 1948
Apr–May 1990
2-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2010
Ties: 1899, 1932, 1936, 1965, 2019, 2020
Mar–May 1990
3-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1926
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2010
Ties: 1898, 1918, 1919, 1962, 2001
Feb–May 1990
4-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1923
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2010
Ties: 1952
Jan–May 1990
5-Month
33.9°F
(1.1°C)
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1923
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2010
Dec 1989–May 1990
6-Month
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
29.6°F
(-1.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907, 1923
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1938, 1964, 1969, 1992, 1993
Nov 1989–May 1990
7-Month
30.1°F
(-1.1°C)
30.2°F
(-1.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1915, 1950
Oct 1989–May 1990
8-Month
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
32.2°F
(0.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1996, 2019
Sep 1989–May 1990
9-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1929, 1979, 1989, 2015
Aug 1989–May 1990
10-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
37.9°F
(3.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1969, 1979, 2015
Jul 1989–May 1990
11-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1979
Jun 1989–May 1990
12-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1902, 1975, 2001
Dec 1988–May 1990
18-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013, 2017
Ties: 1987, 1997
Jun 1988–May 1990
24-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1905
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1931, 1939, 1942, 1977, 1987, 1988
Jun 1987–May 1990
36-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1906
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2012
Ties: 1947, 1974, 1983, 1988, 1989, 2005
Jun 1986–May 1990
48-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1958, 1995, 1996
Jun 1985–May 1990
60-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1908
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2013
Ties: 1932, 1962, 1977, 1994

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