Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1911
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1907
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1909, 1946, 1963, 1989, 2003
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
35th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 1929, 1968, 1990
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1986, 1990, 2009
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
37.3°F
(2.9°C)
33.7°F
(0.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
32.1°F
(0.1°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1953
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
35.2°F
(1.8°C)
32.7°F
(0.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1903, 1933, 1995, 2013
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1953, 2013
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
39.7°F
(4.3°C)
37.4°F
(3.0°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905, 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2008, 2013
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1905
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1953
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904, 1905
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1953
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2008, 2010
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1933, 2010
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2013
Ties: 1932, 1950, 2002, 2003, 2011, 2016
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1906
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 1955, 1992, 2004, 2009
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 2002, 2009, 2018
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1908
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/