Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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New York

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2020
1-Month
29.8°F
(-1.2°C)
24.5°F
(-4.2°C)
5.3°F
(3.0°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1989
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Nov–Dec 2020
2-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
30.4°F
(-0.9°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1994
Oct–Dec 2020
3-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
36.3°F
(2.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1998
Sep–Dec 2020
4-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Aug–Dec 2020
5-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Jul–Dec 2020
6-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917, 1976
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 2001
Jun–Dec 2020
7-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
May–Dec 2020
8-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1999
Apr–Dec 2020
9-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Mar–Dec 2020
10-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Feb–Dec 2020
11-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2012
Ties: 2010
Jan–Dec 2020
12-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jul 2019–Dec 2020
18-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.5°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1904
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Jan 2019–Dec 2020
24-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 1953
Jan 2018–Dec 2020
36-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1926
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2012
Ties: 2008, 2014
Jan 2017–Dec 2020
48-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907, 1926
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2013
Ties: 2019
Jan 2016–Dec 2020
60-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1907
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2002, 2012, 2013, 2020, 2021
Ties: 2002, 2012, 2013, 2021

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/