Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1989
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1897, 1988, 2003
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2015
Ties: 1922, 2004, 2007
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1976
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 1931
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Ties: 1900, 1936
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1931
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1921
Ties: 2007
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 1921
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1921
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2016
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1979
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1922
Ties: 1932, 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978, 1980
27th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2018
Ties: 1938, 1956, 1991
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1979
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1947, 1991, 1992
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1980
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2020
Ties: 1922, 1936, 1956

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/