Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1988
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1919
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900
Ties: 1903, 1913, 1942, 1949, 1980, 1999
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900
Ties: 1937, 1975, 1977, 1990
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
69.1°F
(20.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900
Ties: 1896, 1929, 1946, 1948, 1952, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1997
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900, 1936
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1936
Ties: 1994
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
65.8°F
(18.8°C)
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1941, 2010
Ties: 1924
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2007
Ties: 1979
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1921
Ties: 1947, 1996
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1921
Ties: 1971, 1980, 1997, 2003
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1907, 1945, 1975
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1959, 1965, 2013
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1916, 1956, 1988
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1924, 1952, 1993
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1905, 1967
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979, 1980
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1962, 1967
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1965

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/