Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 04-17-2018 to 08-14-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 73 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees warmer than normal . High temperatures averaged from 84 in the West to 82 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 65 degrees in the West to 62 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 98 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 22 at MONTICELLO AWOS.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 17.61 inches statewide which was 0.04 inches above normal and 100% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 16.68 inches, Central 17.33 inches, Bluegrass 19.04 inches and East 17.38 inches, which was -1.05, -0.48, 2.00 and -0.33 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.00 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 26.63 inches at MOREHEAD 4NE.