Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
38.7°F
(3.7°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1989
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1913, 1999
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1916, 1936
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1931
Ties: 1957, 1961, 2009
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2012
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2006
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1978, 2006
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1948, 1980, 2004, 2006
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1896, 1970, 2005
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1918, 1942, 1953
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1921
Ties: 1930, 1949, 1964, 1982, 1994
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1921
Ties: 1896, 1952, 1994
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1921
Ties: 1906, 1975
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1929, 1994, 2009
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1922
Ties: 1997
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1978, 1980
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2018
Ties: 1926, 1966
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1903, 1912, 1958
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1980
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1899, 1916, 1951, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/