Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 03-26-2018 to 05-24-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 60 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 71 in the West to 71 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 51 degrees in the West
to 49 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 93 at HENDERSON 5E and the extreme low was 18 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 9.41 inches statewide which was 0.39 inches above normal
and 104% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 9.63 inches, Central 9.00 inches,
Bluegrass 9.98 inches and East 9.01 inches, which was -0.22, -0.34, 1.66 and 0.42 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 5.72 inches at MIDDLESBORO AWOS to a high of 14.27
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.