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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1915, 1948, 1979, 1995, 2006
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1907, 1961
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1896
Ties: 1929, 1933, 1967, 2002
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
3.3°F
(1.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1940
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1940, 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 2019
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1979
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1932, 1950
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1975, 1989
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 1899, 1925, 1957, 1976, 1988, 1989, 1993
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1981
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2020
Ties: 2004, 2007

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