Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1934, 1949, 1991
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1931
Ties: 1899, 1908, 1965
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1956, 1994, 2018
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1911, 1913
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1946, 1982, 1991, 2012
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1931
Ties: 1947, 1978
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1931
Ties: 1896, 1959, 2005
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1931
Ties: 1908, 1938, 1987, 2005, 2017
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 1921
Ties: 1955, 1956, 2003
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1921
Ties: 1898, 1971, 1982, 2000, 2003, 2009
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1929, 1951, 1983, 1985, 1993, 2013
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1977
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1961, 1989
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 1922
Ties: 1904, 1905, 1981
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1978, 1980
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1962, 1963
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1979
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1978
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1980
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2019
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/