Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1950
Ties: 1900, 1992
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
5.2°F
(2.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 2016
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 2005
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
4.2°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 2006, 2016
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1898, 1907, 1922, 1923, 1934, 2002
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932
Ties: 1923, 1935, 1950, 1974
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1932
Ties: 1909, 1919, 1954
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 1932
Ties: 1903, 1919, 1933, 1953, 1974, 2007
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1965, 1995
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1945, 1956
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1931, 1938, 1991, 2001, 2002, 2016
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1958 1923
Ties: 1900, 1909, 1913, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1948, 1991, 1996
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1984, 1998
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2020
Ties: 1965, 1968, 1984
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020, 2021
Ties: 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/