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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1938, 1950, 1951
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1916, 1994
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1957
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1947
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1956
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1929, 1934, 1948, 1972
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1916, 1937
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1940
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1938, 1950, 1990, 1993
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1940
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1907, 1933, 1962, 2001
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918, 1977
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1901, 1913, 1950, 1953, 1983, 1990, 2013
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1923, 1957, 1983, 1989
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1923, 1944
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1955, 2001, 2009
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1950, 2004, 2005
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018, 2019
Ties: 1933, 1987, 1991, 2005, 2011
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019, 2020
Ties: 1923, 1955, 1989, 1991, 1993, 2015
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1981
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1923, 1936, 1976, 1994

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/