Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
8.1°F
(4.5°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1989
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1987
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1970, 1994, 2018
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 2005, 2011
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1939, 1954, 2002
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1906, 1953, 1994
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1949, 1986, 2004
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1976
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1949, 1957, 1964, 1994
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1921
Ties: 1955, 1970, 2003
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1921
Ties: 1913, 1925, 1948, 2005, 2010
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1921
Ties: 1898, 1957
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1914
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1922
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1936, 1947, 2003
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1978, 1980
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1938, 1991, 2016
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1979
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1932, 1936, 1939
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1980
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1922, 1936, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/