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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1973

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1973
1-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-4.2°F
(-2.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1917
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2018
Ties: 1925
Apr–May 1973
2-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1926, 1984
Mar–May 1973
3-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1973
4-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1947
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2012
Jan–May 1973
5-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1964 2017
Ties: 1964, 2005
Dec 1972–May 1973
6-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1922, 2006
Nov 1972–May 1973
7-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1940
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2012
Oct 1972–May 1973
8-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1940
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1913, 1916, 1946, 1975
Sep 1972–May 1973
9-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1916, 1923, 2009
Aug 1972–May 1973
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1978
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1925, 1950
Jul 1972–May 1973
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1907, 1916, 1925
Jun 1972–May 1973
12-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1897, 1962, 1990
Dec 1971–May 1973
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1972, 1995, 2004
Jun 1971–May 1973
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1901, 1939, 1988, 2004
Jun 1970–May 1973
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1911, 1925, 1936, 1949, 1986
Jun 1969–May 1973
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1926, 1941, 1985
Jun 1968–May 1973
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1931, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/