Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
8.6°F
(4.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1989
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1923 2015
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
5.0°F
(2.8°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1998
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1999
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1934
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1976
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1931
Ties: 1918
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1931
Ties: 1939, 1946, 1965, 2004
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1921
Ties: 1898, 1925, 1927, 1945, 1957
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1921
Ties: 1898, 1970, 1982, 2000, 2003, 2009
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1921
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1974, 1994, 1995, 2008, 2009
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1897, 1925, 1930, 1936, 1973
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1922
Ties: 1903, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1994
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978, 1980
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2018
Ties: 1904, 1976, 1982
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1960, 1962, 1964
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1961, 1967, 1972, 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/