Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
36.6°F
(2.6°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1989
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1947, 1973
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1930
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1977
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1976
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1943
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1901
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1976
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1966
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1974
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1976
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1921
Ties: 1958, 1969
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1921
Ties: 1912, 1972, 1980
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1921
Ties: 1920, 1950, 1961
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1910, 1996, 2014
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1979
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1922
Ties: 1959
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978, 1980
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1979
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1906, 1965
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1980
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1920, 1960, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/