Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-20-2018 to 10-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 66 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
and 10 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 76 in the West to 74
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 58 degrees in the West
to 58 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 7 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 11 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 99 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 29 degrees at CYNTHIANA 8N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 6.42 inches statewide which was 3.06 inches above normal
and 191% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 5.57 inches, Central 7.38 inches,
Bluegrass 6.15 inches and East 6.59 inches, which was 2.12, 3.82, 3.03 and 3.27 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 1.78 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 11.02
inches at MUNFORDVILLE 6E.