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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1921

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1921
1-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2018
Apr–May 1921
2-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 1896
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1986, 2006
Mar–May 1921
3-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1960
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 1921
4-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1947
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1977, 1991
Jan–May 1921
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 1920–May 1921
6-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
7th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Nov 1920–May 1921
7-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1940
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1999
Oct 1920–May 1921
8-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1940
9th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 2019
Sep 1920–May 1921
9-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918, 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 2000
Aug 1920–May 1921
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918, 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1972
Jul 1920–May 1921
11-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1968
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Jun 1920–May 1921
12-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1972
Dec 1919–May 1921
18-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1979
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2017
Ties: 1908, 1910
Jun 1919–May 1921
24-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2017
Ties: 1897, 1909, 1914, 1934, 1946, 1956
Jun 1918–May 1921
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1979
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2018, 2019
Ties: 1899, 1957, 1975, 1989, 2016
Jun 1917–May 1921
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1980
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2019
Ties: 1904, 1927, 1930, 1943
Jun 1916–May 1921
60-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1981
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2020
Ties: 1905, 1930

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