Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-21-2018 to 10-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 71 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 81 in the West to 79 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 62 degrees in the West
to 62 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 9 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 99 at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 29 at CYNTHIANA 8N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 10.68 inches statewide which was 3.91 inches above normal
and 158% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 8.39 inches, Central 10.52 inches,
Bluegrass 12.69 inches and East 11.10 inches, which was 1.69, 3.28, 6.33 and 4.31 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 4.44 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 18.87
inches at OWINGSVILLE 4S.