Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 02-24-2018 to 05-24-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 54 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 65 in the West to 65 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 46 degrees in the West
to 44 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 93 at HENDERSON 5E and the extreme low was 15 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 13.96 inches statewide which was 0.66 inches above normal
and 105% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 13.99 inches, Central 13.98 inches,
Bluegrass 14.13 inches and East 13.75 inches, which was -0.44, 0.13, 1.96 and 1.00 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 8.67 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 21.41
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.