Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1961
1-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2018
Ties: 1954
Apr–May 1961
2-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
-5.1°F
(-2.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1907 1907
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1896
Mar–May 1961
3-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1997
Feb–May 1961
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1950, 1988, 2014
Jan–May 1961
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1902, 1917, 1920
Dec 1960–May 1961
6-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1936, 1963
Nov 1960–May 1961
7-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1936, 1968, 1996
Oct 1960–May 1961
8-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012, 2017
Sep 1960–May 1961
9-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1917, 1951, 1969
Aug 1960–May 1961
10-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1984, 1993
Jul 1960–May 1961
11-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1899, 1905, 1969, 2015
Jun 1960–May 1961
12-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1905, 1936, 1969, 2014
Dec 1959–May 1961
18-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1959–May 1961
24-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1959
Jun 1958–May 1961
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1979
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1919, 1964, 1982
Jun 1957–May 1961
48-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1956–May 1961
60-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest to Date 1981
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1973

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/