Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1911
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2010
Ties: 1905, 1914, 1992
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1926
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1935, 1961
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1926
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1961, 1989
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1940
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1959, 1984
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1941, 1947, 1964
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
32.9°F
(0.5°C)
32.8°F
(0.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1928, 1946, 1958, 2005
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905, 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1984
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1905
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1910, 1922, 1972, 1973, 1975, 2001
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904, 1905
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1952, 1957, 1997
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1899, 1947, 1952, 1957, 1958, 1984, 2005
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
41.0°F
(5.0°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1914, 1958, 1985
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2013
Ties: 1974, 1975, 1990
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1906
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2013
Ties: 1923, 1956, 1988, 1990, 1997
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1907
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2013
Ties: 1901, 1948, 1994
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1908
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1900, 1923, 1942, 1977, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/