Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1989
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1947, 1997
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2009
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1922
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1922
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1984
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 2018
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1922, 2005
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1897, 1923, 1944, 1965, 1984
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1905, 1978, 1984
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1921
Ties: 1911, 1919, 1939, 1977, 1986, 1987, 2001
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1921
Ties: 1897, 1949, 1957
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1921
Ties: 1936, 1944
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1897, 1925, 1930, 1936, 1971
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 1922
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1912, 1940, 2015
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1978, 1980
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1942, 1951, 1974, 1990
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1979
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1898, 1902, 1910, 1915, 1927
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1904, 1917, 1919, 1976, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2020, retrieved on April 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/