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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1907
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1896
Ties: 1928
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1947
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1895
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2017
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1951, 1980
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1940
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1924
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1940
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2017
Ties: 1934, 1945, 1959
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918, 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1934, 1990, 2010
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918, 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1923, 1927, 1953, 2009
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1968
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1896, 1927, 1950, 1957, 1986
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1923, 2009
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1979
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1903, 1920, 1931, 1944, 1990, 1993
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1939, 1973, 1988, 2004
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018, 2019
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1915, 1937
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1980
26th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1933, 1957, 1975, 1992, 2015
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1981
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2020
Ties: 1900

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/