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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1990
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1978, 1996
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1947
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1988
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1983
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1959, 1964
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1928
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1906
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1959, 1969, 1981, 1982
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918, 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1984, 2015
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1897, 1908, 1929, 1945, 1967, 1975, 1994
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1929, 1975, 1982, 1996
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1910, 1921, 1928
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1978
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1909, 1915, 1972, 1985
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2019
Ties: 1924, 1950, 2016
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1975, 1987, 1990, 1994, 2016
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1981
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1925, 1957, 1987

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/