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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1972

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1972
1-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1923
Apr–May 1972
2-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1936, 1937
Mar–May 1972
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1969
Feb–May 1972
4-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1947
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1916, 1936, 1951
Jan–May 1972
5-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1929, 1997
Dec 1971–May 1972
6-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1909, 1930, 1944, 1946
Nov 1971–May 1972
7-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1896
Oct 1971–May 1972
8-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1998
Sep 1971–May 1972
9-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Aug 1971–May 1972
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1921
Jul 1971–May 1972
11-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Jun 1971–May 1972
12-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1921
Dec 1970–May 1972
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1899, 1973, 1995, 2004
Jun 1970–May 1972
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1910, 1944, 1989, 2010
Jun 1969–May 1972
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1942, 1952, 1997, 1998
Jun 1968–May 1972
48-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1913, 1928, 1984, 1996, 1997
Jun 1967–May 1972
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2020
Ties: 1906, 1961, 1983

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/