Climate at a Glance

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New York (La Guardia), New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2020
1-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov–Dec 2020
2-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Oct–Dec 2020
3-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Sep–Dec 2020
4-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2006
Aug–Dec 2020
5-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1962
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jul–Dec 2020
6-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1962
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jun–Dec 2020
7-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1962
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
May–Dec 2020
8-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1958
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Apr–Dec 2020
9-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Mar–Dec 2020
10-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Dec 2020
11-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jan–Dec 2020
12-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Jul 2019–Dec 2020
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1963
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2016
Jan 2019–Dec 2020
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1941
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2021
Ties: 2018
Jan 2018–Dec 2020
36-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1942
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2007
Jan 2017–Dec 2020
48-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1943
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 2012, 2019
Jan 2016–Dec 2020
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1944
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/