Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-21-2018 to 10-18-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 72 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal . High temperatures averaged from 83 in the West to 81 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 64 degrees in the West to 64 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 99 at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 31 at CYNTHIANA 8N.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 16.16 inches statewide which was 5.4 inches above normal and 150% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 11.21 inches, Central 16.59 inches, Bluegrass 20.22 inches and East 16.64 inches, which was 0.75, 5.41, 9.89 and 5.56 inches above normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 7.12 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 25.83 inches at OWINGSVILLE 4S.