Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Ties: 1989
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1907
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1940
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1960
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1989, 1994
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1960
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1910, 1915, 1973
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1978
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1982, 1993
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
44.9°F
(7.2°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1914, 2003, 2011
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012
Ties: 1941, 1945, 1985, 2009
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2012, 2017
Ties: 1900, 1973, 1989, 2001
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1975, 1989, 2001
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1906, 1920, 1928, 1988
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1981, 1988
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1977
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2017
Ties: 1962, 1981
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1979
59th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1928, 1947, 1990
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1978
75th Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Ties: 1924, 1940, 1990, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/