Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of December 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2017

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
36.2°F
(2.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1989
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1906, 1942
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1934
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 2003
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1928, 1948, 1953, 1986, 2012
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1926, 1927, 1955, 1983
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1930, 1982
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1898, 1980
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1976
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1931
Ties: 1908, 1938, 1970, 1987, 2005
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1921
Ties: 1902
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1921
Ties: 1922, 2011, 2018
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1921
Ties: 1931
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1922 1922
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978, 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 2008, 2012
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1980
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1938, 1955, 2003, 2010, 2011, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/