Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-18-2019 to 08-18-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 80 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 93 in the West to 93
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 69 degrees in the West
to 66 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 97 degrees at LEXINGTON APT and the extreme low was 62 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.01 inches statewide which was 0.12 inches below normal
and 8% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.06 inches, Central 0.00 inches,
Bluegrass 0.00 inches and East 0.00 inches, which was 0.06, 0.12, 0.13 and 0.13 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at ALBANY 1N to a high of 0.89
inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS.