Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
36.0°F
(2.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1989
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1905, 1912
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1972
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1957, 1959, 2009
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 2002
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1896, 1920, 1983, 2010
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1964, 2008
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1901, 1904, 1951, 1968, 1995
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1945, 1960, 1979
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1931
Ties: 1903, 1966
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1937, 1967, 1996
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1903, 1926, 1962, 1974, 2014
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1920, 1950, 1997
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1970, 1989
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1979
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1922
Ties: 1918, 1967, 1977, 1978
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1978, 1980
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1905, 1964, 1967, 1977
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1967, 1971, 1972, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/