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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-6.3°F
(-3.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1896
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1917
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1947
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1983, 1993
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
41.9°F
(5.5°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1963
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1963, 1970, 1984, 1996
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918, 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1979, 1980, 1984
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1918, 1978
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1924, 1947, 1960, 1966
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1902, 1912
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1905, 1966, 1970
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1941, 1978
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1978
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1919, 1964
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1963, 1971, 1982
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1969, 1970, 1979
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1908 1981
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1906, 1972, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/