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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018
Ties: 1905, 1914
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1907
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1896
Ties: 1944
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1960
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1953, 1962
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1947
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1919, 1933, 1942, 2013
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1902
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1978
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1968, 1996
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1940
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1961, 1963, 1984, 1996
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918, 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918, 1978
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1905
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1905, 1961, 1966
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1904, 1964, 1977
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1906, 1941, 1981
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2018, 2019
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1980
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1961, 1969, 1979
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1971, 1982

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