Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1939
1-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1989
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1928
Nov–Dec 1939
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2015
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1968, 2002, 2008
Oct–Dec 1939
3-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1924
Sep–Dec 1939
4-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 1931
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1915, 1919, 1923, 2011
Aug–Dec 1939
5-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1902, 1906, 1923, 1990
Jul–Dec 1939
6-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1954, 1956, 2002
Jun–Dec 1939
7-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1897, 1911, 1954, 2020
May–Dec 1939
8-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1899, 1987, 2010, 2012
Apr–Dec 1939
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1931
Ties: 1946, 1965, 1971, 2004
Mar–Dec 1939
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1921
Ties: 1911, 1919, 1973, 1977, 1986, 1987, 2001, 2020
Feb–Dec 1939
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1921
Ties: 1953, 1987, 1990, 2020
Jan–Dec 1939
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 1921
Ties: 1953, 2020
Jul 1938–Dec 1939
18-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2016
Ties: 1998, 2002
Jan 1938–Dec 1939
24-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1922
Ties: 1991, 2007, 2020
Jan 1937–Dec 1939
36-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1978, 1980
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1921, 1992, 1999, 2008
Jan 1936–Dec 1939
48-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1956
Jan 1935–Dec 1939
60-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1980
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1925, 1957, 2001, 2005, 2006, 2009, 2012, 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/