Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2002
1-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1931, 1978
Apr–May 2002
2-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1907
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1896
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1954, 1974, 1981, 2000
Mar–May 2002
3-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1960
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1973, 1976
Feb–May 2002
4-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2012
Ties: 1949, 1956, 1959, 2006
Jan–May 2002
5-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1903
Dec 2001–May 2002
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Nov 2001–May 2002
7-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1921
Oct 2001–May 2002
8-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012, 2017
Ties: 1999
Sep 2001–May 2002
9-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1898, 1972
Aug 2001–May 2002
10-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 2008
Jul 2001–May 2002
11-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1935
Jun 2001–May 2002
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1898, 1903
Dec 2000–May 2002
18-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1946, 1957, 1986, 2011
Jun 2000–May 2002
24-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1978
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1914, 1915, 1920, 1936, 1988
Jun 1999–May 2002
36-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1954, 1992
Jun 1998–May 2002
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1980
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1922, 1923, 1933, 2008
Jun 1997–May 2002
60-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1981
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2020
Ties: 1923, 1934, 2003, 2008, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 8, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/