Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
33.6°F
(0.9°C)
-8.7°F
(-4.8°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 1912
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
31.2°F
(-0.4°C)
35.0°F
(1.7°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1920
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1912, 1938, 2014
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1908, 1956, 1990
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1984, 2010
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1966, 2009
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1910, 1940, 1956, 1967, 2015
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1902, 1996
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1930, 1946, 1981, 1985
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1904, 1908, 1927, 1985, 1990
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1923
Ties: 1971
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1979
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1980
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1970
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020, 2021
Ties: 1963, 1971, 1982

Citing This Page

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