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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2007
Ties: 1905, 2009
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
76.1°F
(24.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1936
Ties: 1966, 1968
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
75.0°F
(23.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1936
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
72.4°F
(22.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1936
Ties: 1897, 1912, 1973
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1961
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1950
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1947, 1958
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-4.8°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-4.0°F
(-2.2°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1904
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1940, 1958
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012, 2017
Ties: 1926
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1958
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1940
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918, 1961
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1936, 1950, 1956, 1984, 1985, 1996
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918, 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1918
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1963, 1970, 1980
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1906, 1960, 1962, 1982
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1981
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2020
Ties: 1904, 1921, 1927, 1983

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