Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1927, 1967
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2007
Ties: 1939, 1977, 1978, 2000
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
75.6°F
(24.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1936
Ties: 1899, 1914, 1931, 1932, 1949, 1987
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
75.4°F
(24.1°C)
74.6°F
(23.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1936
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
67th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1951, 1969
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 2013 1961
89th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1915, 1935, 1951, 1956, 1994
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1960
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1900, 1929, 1985
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
38th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1908, 1935, 1945, 2001
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1925, 1999, 2007, 2019
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1938, 1949, 1998
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1998
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1919, 1995, 2007
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 1932
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 2012
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/