Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
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)
107th 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)
114th 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)
112th 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)
121st 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)
119th 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)
119th 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)
117th 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)
117th 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)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1976
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
118th 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)
122nd 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)
123rd 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
12th 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
30th 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)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978, 1980
62nd 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
71st 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
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
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 January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/