Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Ties: 1918, 1982
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1907
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 1955
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1960
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1935, 1936, 2015
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1960
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1930
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1911
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012, 2017
Ties: 1949, 2004, 2005, 2006
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2006
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1974, 2006
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1954, 2006, 2008
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 1954, 1955, 1999, 2006, 2007
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2018
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/