Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1960
1-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Apr–May 1960
2-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1896
Ties: 1895, 1913, 1947, 1995
Mar–May 1960
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
-4.9°F
(-2.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
128th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Feb–May 1960
4-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
128th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Jan–May 1960
5-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-3.3°F
(-1.8°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Dec 1959–May 1960
6-Month
42.9°F
(6.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1970
Nov 1959–May 1960
7-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1899, 1918
Oct 1959–May 1960
8-Month
44.6°F
(7.0°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012, 2017
Ties: 1979
Sep 1959–May 1960
9-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1899, 1980, 1984
Aug 1959–May 1960
10-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1899
Jul 1959–May 1960
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 2014
Jun 1959–May 1960
12-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2017
Ties: 1940, 1979, 1993
Dec 1958–May 1960
18-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1979
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1904, 1941, 1963, 1997, 2015
Jun 1958–May 1960
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1978
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1997
Jun 1957–May 1960
36-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1906 1979
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1906, 1971, 1977
Jun 1956–May 1960
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1980
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1906, 1967, 1984, 1996
Jun 1955–May 1960
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1981
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1905, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/