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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2018
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 1896
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1951, 1968
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1960
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1920
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1947
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1907
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1978
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1897, 1900, 1942, 1969
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1915
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2012
Ties: 1948
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918, 1978
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1906, 1981
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918, 1978
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1931, 1984
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1968
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1993, 2014
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1920, 1930, 1956, 1981, 1984, 2014
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1930, 1947, 1952, 1965, 1983
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2017
Ties: 1915, 1986
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1979
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018, 2019
Ties: 1916, 1945
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1980
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1904, 1921, 1927, 1930
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1981
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2020
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1944, 1977, 1996

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/