Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1900
1-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2018
Apr–May 1900
2-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1899 1896
Ties: 1914, 1954, 1974, 1981, 2000, 2002
Mar–May 1900
3-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2012
Ties: 1909, 2008
Feb–May 1900
4-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1960
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1926
Jan–May 1900
5-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1985
Dec 1899–May 1900
6-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1901
Nov 1899–May 1900
7-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1931, 2001
Oct 1899–May 1900
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012, 2017
Ties: 1897, 1973, 1989, 2001
Sep 1899–May 1900
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1978
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1906, 1967
Aug 1899–May 1900
10-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1983, 1989, 2013
Jul 1899–May 1900
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1920, 1931, 1962, 1965
Jun 1899–May 1900
12-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1977
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1915, 1941
Dec 1898–May 1900
18-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1906, 1967, 1983
Jun 1898–May 1900
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2017
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1929, 2014
Jun 1897–May 1900
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1979
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018
Ties: 1908, 1911, 1925, 1947, 1948, 1951
Jun 1896–May 1900
48-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1899 1980
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1899, 1911, 1915, 1930, 2016
Jun 1895–May 1900
60-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
76th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1909, 1916, 1931, 1951, 1975, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/