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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-5.8°F
(-3.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1896
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1901
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1947
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1915, 1988, 2013
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940, 1978
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1965
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1911, 1935, 2010
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1962, 2003
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1907, 1914, 1930, 1948, 1962, 1965, 1988, 1989
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1908, 1929, 2014
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1908, 1930
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918, 1968, 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1915, 1931
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1911, 1931, 1962, 1994
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1924, 1958
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1904, 1911, 1927, 1930, 1966
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018, 2019
Ties: 1916, 1943, 1945, 1973, 1996
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1980
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1939, 1940, 1947, 1977, 1985, 1996
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1981
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1911, 1916, 1917, 1941, 1942, 1947, 1952, 1977

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