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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
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1907
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1896
Ties: 1931
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1960
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1909, 1923, 1966
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1947
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1932, 1997
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1934
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1928, 1966
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1940
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1947, 1959
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1964, 1984
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911, 1967, 1975
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1975, 1996
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1921, 1928, 2015
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1944, 1972, 1984
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1906, 1979
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2019
Ties: 1898, 1924, 1990
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1980
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1922, 1975, 1999
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1908, 1970, 1971, 1981
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1934, 1957

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/