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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1915
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2008 1907
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1896
Ties: 1967, 1981
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2011
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940, 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1999
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 1932
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918, 1968, 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 2019
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1932
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1974, 1991, 2002, 2004
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2018, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1950, 1956
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1980
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 1933, 1956, 1974, 1994
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1981
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 2014

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