Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
20.0°F
(-6.7°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-13.6°F
(-7.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
28.9°F
(-1.7°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-6.1°F
(-3.4°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
33.3°F
(0.7°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1963
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1944, 2014
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1961
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1990, 1997, 2015
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1910, 1956, 1967, 1979, 2015
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1896, 1956, 1981, 2015
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1910, 1938, 1978, 1996, 2009
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1917, 1921, 2010
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1944, 2001
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1898, 1909, 1924, 1958, 1988
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 1923
Ties: 1922, 1935, 1955
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1899, 1914, 1944, 1950, 1951, 1958
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1980
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1925, 1950, 1956, 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1981
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020, 2021
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1941, 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/