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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 2011
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1896
Ties: 1918, 2000, 2009
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1960
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Ties: 1976, 2014
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1947
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1919, 1933, 1970, 2013
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1943, 1969
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1945
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1910, 1985
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1940
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1952, 2009
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918, 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1913, 1935
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918, 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1946, 1955, 1986, 2005
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1968
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1939, 1992, 1998
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2017
Ties: 1937, 1992, 2018
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1914, 1934, 1949, 2001, 2009
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1945, 1949, 2005, 2011
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1952, 1972, 1997, 1998
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1980
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1914, 1951, 1958, 1977, 1998
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1981
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2020
Ties: 1911, 1916, 1941, 1947, 1948, 1952

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/