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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1978
1-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-3.5°F
(-2.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Apr–May 1978
2-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1992, 1993
Mar–May 1978
3-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–May 1978
4-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1947
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–May 1978
5-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-7.0°F
(-3.9°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940, 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1940
Dec 1977–May 1978
6-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–May 1978
7-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–May 1978
8-Month
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1977–May 1978
9-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1904
Aug 1977–May 1978
10-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1958
Jul 1977–May 1978
11-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918, 1968, 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1963
Jun 1977–May 1978
12-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1936, 1963
Dec 1976–May 1978
18-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1902, 1964, 1971, 1977
Jun 1976–May 1978
24-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Jun 1975–May 1978
36-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018, 2019
Ties: 1919, 1961, 1969
Jun 1974–May 1978
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1920, 1964, 1981
Jun 1973–May 1978
60-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1909, 1931, 1940, 1951, 1959, 1984

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