Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1989
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1938, 1992
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1939, 1968, 2008
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
77th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1974
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1961
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1899, 1934, 1954, 2003
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1911, 1938, 1939, 1954, 1956
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1931
Ties: 1902, 1984
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1938, 1982
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1931
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1986
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1921
Ties: 1899, 1948, 1953
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1921
Ties: 1908, 2004
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1921
Ties: 1941, 2005, 2006
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2016
Ties: 1939, 1998
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1979
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1922
Ties: 2013
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1978, 1980
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018
Ties: 1931, 1946
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1923, 1935, 1955, 2013
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1980
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/