Climate at a Glance

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Lexington, Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
75.1°F
(23.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1927, 1967
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1904, 1922, 1942, 1957
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
76.8°F
(24.9°C)
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 1936
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 1936
Ties: 1959, 2018
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
71.9°F
(22.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1967
61st Warmest Warmest since: 2019 1936
Ties: 1905, 1923, 1957
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
68.1°F
(20.1°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1961
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1970, 1994, 2003
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1950
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1935, 1948, 1959, 1986, 1999, 2018
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1947, 1958, 1978
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1896, 1945, 1986
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 2007, 2016
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1932, 2007
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1998
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
14th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2012
Ties: 1954, 2000
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 2022
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2017 2017
Ties: 1932, 1999, 2016
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2018 2017
Ties: 2000, 2012
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1979
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2018
Ties: 1934, 2000, 2017, 2022
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1980
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970, 1971, 1980, 1981
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: City Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/