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)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1960
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
119th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1896
Ties: 1920
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: 1981
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1929, 1981, 2014
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1925, 1952, 1954, 1986, 2001
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1940
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 2004, 2006
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2017
Ties: 1898, 1999
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918, 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2016
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918, 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018, 2019
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1980
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°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 July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/