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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1984, 1989
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1907
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1896
Ties: 1923, 1951
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-5.4°F
(-3.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1960
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-6.9°F
(-3.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1947
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1906, 1977
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1910, 1915
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1918
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1960, 1961
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1910, 1966, 1980
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1906, 1910
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1908, 1930, 1943, 1952, 2015
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1900, 1908, 1916, 1920, 1925, 1928, 1965
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1906
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018, 2019
Ties: 1916, 1972
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1980
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1936, 1939, 1952, 1953, 1977, 1985
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1906, 1908, 1981
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1902, 1922, 1941, 1942, 1948

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/