Climate at a Glance

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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.7°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.2°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1896
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1960
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1968
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2014
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1930, 1933, 1939, 1955, 1975, 2011
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1909, 1975
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1940
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1954, 1976
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918, 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918, 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1968
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1898, 1922
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1979
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2000
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018, 2019
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/