Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1974

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1915, 1951
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1954, 1981, 2000, 2002
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1987, 2003
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1960
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1953, 2001
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1922
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2012
Ties: 1922
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012, 2017
Ties: 2000
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1921, 1999
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1991, 1999
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 1999
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Ties: 2006, 2019
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1991
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1978
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2017
Ties: 1944, 1945, 1946, 1956, 2004
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1979
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1921, 1924, 1937, 1956, 1957, 2004, 2009
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1980
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1942, 1947, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1993, 2015
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1981
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1912, 1914, 1928

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/