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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
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018
Ties: 1923, 1958, 1979
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-4.3°F
(-2.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 1896
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1937
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1947
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1895, 1940
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2017
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.8°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1928
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1940
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1984
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1940
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2017
Ties: 1943, 1969
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1948, 1965, 1997
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1913, 1933, 1944, 1948, 1989
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1896, 1933, 1944, 1985
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1933, 1934, 1957, 1983
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1903, 1921, 1928, 1956, 2015
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1921, 1985
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
54th Coolest Coolest to Date 1906, 1979
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018, 2019
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1915, 1925, 1936, 1983, 1984
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1980
46th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1932, 1944, 1945, 1998
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1900 1908, 1970, 1971, 1981
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2020
Ties: 1900, 1950, 1954, 1955, 1974

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