Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1907
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1994
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1960
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1933, 2001
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1933
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
33rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 2007, 2016
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
30th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1909, 1925
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
29th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1919, 1925, 1950, 1976
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012, 2017
Ties: 1919, 1950, 1972, 1986, 1995, 1998
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
13th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1972, 2002
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
15th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1939
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1903, 1939, 1942, 2008
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
19th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1903, 2002
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1979
31st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1949, 1987
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
41st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1901, 1957, 1975, 1986
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
40th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1936, 1938, 1945, 1976, 1988, 1993

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/