Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1991
1-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
5.6°F
(3.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2018
Apr–May 1991
2-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
4.6°F
(2.6°C)
127th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1907
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 1991
3-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
4.0°F
(2.2°C)
126th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1960
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2012
Feb–May 1991
4-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1960
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Jan–May 1991
5-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Ties: 1946
Dec 1990–May 1991
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Ties: 2016
Nov 1990–May 1991
7-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012
Oct 1990–May 1991
8-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2012, 2017
Sep 1990–May 1991
9-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2017
Aug 1990–May 1991
10-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1974, 1999, 2020, 2022
Jul 1990–May 1991
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 2006
Jun 1990–May 1991
12-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1977
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1935
Dec 1989–May 1991
18-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1974, 2021
Jun 1989–May 1991
24-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1934, 1943, 1953, 2003
Jun 1988–May 1991
36-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1979
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2018
Ties: 1909, 1943, 1987, 1999, 2005
Jun 1987–May 1991
48-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1980
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1989 2019
Ties: 1901, 1909, 1942, 1947, 1974, 1988, 1989, 1993, 2015
Jun 1986–May 1991
60-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1981
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1942, 1949, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1992, 2005, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/