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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1953, 1988, 1994
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1982, 1995
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1947
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1962, 1964
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1944, 1954, 1986, 2001, 2004
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1952
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1940
24th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1940
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918, 1978
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918, 1978
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2002, 2006
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1968
10th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1922, 2020
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1918
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1923, 1933, 1939
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1953, 1991
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018, 2019
Ties: 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/