Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-24-2017 to 02-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 40 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 49 in the West to 49 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 31 degrees in the West
to 31 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 82 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 12.90 inches statewide which was 2.6 inches below normal
and 83% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 12.41 inches, Central 13.46 inches,
Bluegrass 12.49 inches and East 13.23 inches, which was 4.7, 3.12, 0.99 and 1.58 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 6.73 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 17.87
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.