Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2018
Ties: 1895, 1901, 1909, 1929, 1948
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1907
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 1896
Ties: 1910, 1926
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1960
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1951
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1960
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1969, 1983, 1996
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1978
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1902, 1917, 1961
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1978
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1977, 1980
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012
Ties: 1980
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2012, 2017
Ties: 1906, 1964, 1997, 2003
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1978
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1947, 1956
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1928, 1988
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1962, 1965
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2017
Ties: 1913, 1916, 1930, 1985, 2009
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2017
Ties: 1914, 1945
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2017
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1914, 1915, 1936, 1988, 2002
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2018
Ties: 1904, 1966, 1983, 2015
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1980
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2019
Ties: 1907, 1919, 1965, 1972
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1981
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2020
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1919, 1960, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/