Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1995
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1909, 1919, 1945, 1968
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1956
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1950, 1961, 2014
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1993
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1911, 1962
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012, 2017
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1910, 1964, 1993, 1997
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1920, 1928
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1897, 1981
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1908, 1929, 1931, 1956
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1979
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1921, 1930, 1937, 1956, 2004, 2009
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1914, 1915, 1920, 1936, 2002
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1898, 1936, 1938, 1945, 1976, 1993
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1980
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1942, 1947, 1974, 1989, 1991, 1993, 2015
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1981
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1911, 1927, 1994

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/