Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1917
86th Warmest Warmest to Date 2018
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1920, 1929, 1948
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1907
77th Warmest Warmest to Date 1896
Ties: 1913, 1947, 1960, 1995
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1960
89th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1916
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1960
124th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.9°F
(-2.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
126th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/