Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of January 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1989
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 2007
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 1931
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1941
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1971
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1921
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 2019
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1921
Ties: 1941, 1991
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 1921
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 1921
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2016
Ties: 1939, 2002
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1922
Ties: 1949
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978, 1980
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2018
Ties: 1924, 1937, 1950, 1986
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1901, 1908, 1913, 1928, 1975, 1989
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1902, 1909, 1913, 1914, 1921, 1926, 1958, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/