Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
67.9°F
(19.9°C)
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
3.5°F
(1.9°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2018
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1896
Ties: 1927, 2018
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2006
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1925, 1945, 2004, 2018
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1938 2012
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1938, 2020, 2022
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1903, 2004, 2007
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1919, 1950, 1972, 1986, 1995
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1935, 1942, 1986, 2004, 2008
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1948, 1954, 1992
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1933, 1938, 1950, 1953, 1954, 1972, 1987, 2007
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1977
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 2018
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1979
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1931, 1944, 1976, 2001
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1902, 1925, 1926, 1948, 1989, 1993, 1996, 2010
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1979
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1912, 1959, 1967, 1995, 1996
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1980
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1921, 1929, 1931, 1986, 1995
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1981
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1904, 1986, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/