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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2003

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2003
1-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1937
Apr–May 2003
2-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1907, 1961
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1896
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1969
Mar–May 2003
3-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1960
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1896, 1908, 1967, 1987, 2011, 2019
Feb–May 2003
4-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1947
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1898, 1962, 1964, 2007
Jan–May 2003
5-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1929, 1948, 1956
Dec 2002–May 2003
6-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
76th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1948
Nov 2002–May 2003
7-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1940
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2012
Ties: 1964, 1982
Oct 2002–May 2003
8-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1901, 1943, 1969
Sep 2002–May 2003
9-Month
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1914, 1929, 1941, 1964, 1965, 1967, 1993
Aug 2002–May 2003
10-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1918, 1977
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1934, 1973, 1983, 1985
Jul 2002–May 2003
11-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1938, 1957, 2013
Jun 2002–May 2003
12-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2017
Ties: 1933, 1950
Dec 2001–May 2003
18-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1918, 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1923, 1933, 2007
Jun 2001–May 2003
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1955
Jun 2000–May 2003
36-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2018, 2019
Ties: 1944, 1946, 1999
Jun 1999–May 2003
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1980
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 1923, 1934, 2000, 2007, 2014
Jun 1998–May 2003
60-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1981
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 2002, 2008, 2009

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