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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1900, 1934, 2014
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1896
Ties: 1978, 1992, 1993
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1999
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1947
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1949, 1952, 1982
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1955, 1975, 2011, 2020
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1919, 1933, 1954, 2005
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1935, 1950
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1940
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1983, 1987
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1955
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1995, 2004
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1968
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1942, 1992, 1998
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1896, 1987
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1933
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1901, 1973, 1988, 2004
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018, 2019
Ties: 1932, 1935, 1976
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1980
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2019
Ties: 1936, 1940, 1947, 1949, 1995
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1933, 1946, 1955, 1989, 1993, 1995

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