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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1944 2018
Ties: 1899
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1907
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 1896
Ties: 1898, 1988, 1994
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1962, 1970
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1947
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 2010
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1911, 2018
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1999
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1922, 2004, 2006
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1940
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1935
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1978
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1976
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918, 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1901, 1923, 1927, 2009
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1968
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1937, 1987, 1995, 2004
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 1955, 2011
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1950, 2016
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 1898, 1991
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1951 2018, 2019
Ties: 1994, 1995, 2015
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1980
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1915, 1952, 1986
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1981
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1902, 1937, 1938, 1945, 1950, 1954, 1975, 1990, 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 11, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/