Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2018
Ties: 1952
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1907
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 1896
Ties: 1965
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Ties: 2004
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
4.8°F
(2.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
5.3°F
(3.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
4.7°F
(2.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2012, 2017
Ties: 2012
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
4.4°F
(2.5°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
4.1°F
(2.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1977
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.7°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2018
Ties: 1934
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1980
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2019
Ties: 1955, 2001, 2009, 2012, 2013
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1981
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2019
Ties: 1925, 1933, 1937, 1938, 1939, 2007, 2013

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/