Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
69.5°F
(20.8°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
5.1°F
(2.8°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1905, 1908, 1933, 1948, 1962, 2006
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1960
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1974, 2003
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1960
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1948
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1950, 1957
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2012
Ties: 1896, 1903, 1908, 1937, 1972
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1972, 2018
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012, 2017
Ties: 1942, 1953, 1954, 2008
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1955, 1995
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1901, 1923, 1925, 1950, 1953, 1976, 1995, 2018
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1933, 1938, 1950, 1953, 1954, 1972, 1998, 2007
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1927, 1933, 1938, 1972, 2011
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1898, 1949
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1978
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1921, 1942, 1949, 2001, 2009
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2018
Ties: 1909, 1943, 1991, 1999, 2005
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1916, 1941, 1948, 1953, 1954, 1975
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1900, 1902, 1903, 1909, 1916, 1931, 1951, 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/