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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
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2018
Ties: 1905, 1914
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1907
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1896
Ties: 1898
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1960
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1979
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1947
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1908, 1959
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1903, 1930, 1933, 1992
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1896, 1933, 1946, 2013
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1940
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1896, 1935, 1954, 1973
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1957, 1992
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1946, 1949, 1998, 2007
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1903, 1942, 1949, 1955
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1972, 1992, 2018
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918, 1979
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2017
Ties: 1923, 1950, 1955, 2016
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2017
Ties: 1898
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2018, 2019
Ties: 1932, 1935, 2004
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1980
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2020
Ties: 1903, 1936, 1940, 1949, 1950, 1954, 1974, 1994
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1933, 1992, 2000, 2005

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