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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1948

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1948
1-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1901, 1974
Apr–May 1948
2-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1907, 1961
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1944 1896
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1942, 2007, 2013
Mar–May 1948
3-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1960
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Feb–May 1948
4-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1947
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1990
Jan–May 1948
5-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1929, 1956, 2003
Dec 1947–May 1948
6-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 2003
Nov 1947–May 1948
7-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1940
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1900
Oct 1947–May 1948
8-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1978
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1930, 1941, 1993, 2010
Sep 1947–May 1948
9-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1911, 1930, 1944, 1952, 1990, 2010, 2013
Aug 1947–May 1948
10-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1918, 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1953
Jul 1947–May 1948
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1929, 1945, 1973, 1988
Jun 1947–May 1948
12-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2017
Ties: 1916, 1983
Dec 1946–May 1948
18-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1918, 1979
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1936, 1940
Jun 1946–May 1948
24-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1978
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1913, 1983
Jun 1945–May 1948
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1942 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1911, 1927, 1940, 1942, 1985
Jun 1944–May 1948
48-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1943 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1910, 1941, 1986, 1998
Jun 1943–May 1948
60-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1981
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1902, 1922, 1947, 1953, 1954, 1987, 1988, 1994

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/