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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Ties: 1976
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
16th Coolest Coolest to Date 1907, 1961
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1984
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1993
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1947
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1915, 1965, 2008
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1900, 1942, 1943, 2014
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1941
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1914, 1985
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
49th Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1940
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1989, 2014
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1940, 1977
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1908, 1941, 2014
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
47th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1941, 1967, 1981, 2010
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1941, 2001
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
78th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1979
47th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1945, 1973, 2010, 2014
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
44th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1909, 1914, 1934, 1942, 1945, 1989, 2010

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/