Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 03-09-2019 to 03-22-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 48 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
and 12 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 59 in the West to 58
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 38 degrees in the West
to 37 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 80 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.84 inches statewide which was 0.17 inches below normal
and 91% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 2.85 inches, Central 1.57 inches,
Bluegrass 1.82 inches and East 1.13 inches, which was 0.73, -0.55, -0.01 and -0.85 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.62 inches at WHITESBURG 2NW to a high of 5.09
inches at PADUCAH ASOS.