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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
68.0°F
(20.0°C)
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2018
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Ties: 2013
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1896
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1947
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2004
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940, 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1949
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1940
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 2008, 2018
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1922, 1949, 2007
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1986
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1901, 1943, 1946, 1985
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1906
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1915, 1925, 1936, 1983, 1984
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1901, 1932, 1945
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1906, 1908, 1981
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1901, 1949, 1958

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