Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-6.4°F
(-3.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1917
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 1896
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1960
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1940
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1960
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1902, 1920, 1961
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1905, 1996
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012
Ties: 1994
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2012, 2017
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1951, 1961, 1969
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1912, 1961, 1984, 1993
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1924, 1971, 1984, 1997
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1905 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1902, 1975, 1996
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1913, 1951
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1912 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1900, 1912, 1929, 2014
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1913 1979
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2018
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1930, 1958, 1973
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1914 1980
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1914, 1926, 1927, 1928
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1915 1981
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1929, 1930, 1959

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/