Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1972
1-Month
73.8°F
(23.2°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1927, 1967
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2007
Ties: 1922, 1958
Jul–Aug 1972
2-Month
74.1°F
(23.4°C)
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 1936
Ties: 1994
Jun–Aug 1972
3-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1936
May–Aug 1972
4-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1936
Ties: 1971, 1974
Apr–Aug 1972
5-Month
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1961
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2010
Ties: 1989
Mar–Aug 1972
6-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 2013
Feb–Aug 1972
7-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1960
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Jan–Aug 1972
8-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1905, 1915, 1969, 1980, 1994
Dec 1971–Aug 1972
9-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1948, 1988, 1989, 1993
Nov 1971–Aug 1972
10-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1900, 1950, 1976, 1993
Oct 1971–Aug 1972
11-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1916, 1937, 1955, 2011
Sep 1971–Aug 1972
12-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 1932
Ties: 1914, 1916, 1923, 1946, 2011, 2021
Mar 1971–Aug 1972
18-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1928, 1948
Sep 1970–Aug 1972
24-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1978
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1911, 1913, 1924, 1926, 1929
Sep 1969–Aug 1972
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1979
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1905, 1967, 1984, 2015
Sep 1968–Aug 1972
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1920, 1962
Sep 1967–Aug 1972
60-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1981
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1969

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 9, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/