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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Ties: 1933
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1907, 1961
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 2015
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1902, 2014
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1947
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1923
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 2015
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1980
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1968
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1917
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1924
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1984, 2015
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1920, 1959, 1994, 2014
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1973, 1981, 1984
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest to Date 1918, 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 2010
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1921, 1934, 1943, 1946, 1949, 1988, 2005
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018, 2019
Ties: 1909, 1957
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
39th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1939, 1975, 1988, 1989, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/