Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Kentucky

Average Temperature Rankings, August 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 2021
1-Month
76.6°F
(24.8°C)
74.8°F
(23.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1927, 1967
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2007
Ties: 1975
Jul–Aug 2021
2-Month
76.2°F
(24.6°C)
75.5°F
(24.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1967
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1936
Ties: 1902, 1928, 1977, 1991, 2018
Jun–Aug 2021
3-Month
75.3°F
(24.1°C)
74.5°F
(23.6°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1967
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1936
Ties: 1911, 1939
May–Aug 2021
4-Month
72.1°F
(22.3°C)
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1967
68th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1936
Ties: 1951, 1969, 2020
Apr–Aug 2021
5-Month
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1961
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2010
Ties: 1975
Mar–Aug 2021
6-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1960
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2019 2012
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1914, 1919, 1939, 1964, 1999, 2015
Feb–Aug 2021
7-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1960
64th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1897, 1941, 1964, 1976
Jan–Aug 2021
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1945, 1975, 2004
Dec 2020–Aug 2021
9-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1903, 1927, 1975, 1986, 2004, 2011
Nov 2020–Aug 2021
10-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Oct 2020–Aug 2021
11-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2012
Ties: 1983, 2008, 2010
Sep 2020–Aug 2021
12-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1978
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1914, 1916, 1923, 1946, 1972, 2011
Mar 2020–Aug 2021
18-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Sep 2019–Aug 2021
24-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1978
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 2019
Sep 2018–Aug 2021
36-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1979
9th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2018
Ties: 2007
Sep 2017–Aug 2021
48-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2017 1980
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2019
Sep 2016–Aug 2021
60-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1981
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/