Climate at a Glance

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
24.9°F
(-3.9°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-11.3°F
(-6.2°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1989
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-5.5°F
(-3.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2015
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-3.7°F
(-2.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Ties: 1950
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Ties: 1903
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1931
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1921
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1921
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1917
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1921
Ties: 1981, 2014
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1977
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1961, 1970
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 1922
Ties: 1958, 1962, 1964, 1976
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1978, 1980
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1897, 1912, 1984, 1994
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1901, 1908, 1913, 1928, 1975, 1998
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1980
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2020
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1927, 1929, 1930, 1975, 1986

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/