Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-15-2018 to 12-12-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 59 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 68 in the West to 67 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 51 degrees in the West
to 50 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 109 at LA GRANGE 6NW and the extreme low was 0 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 20.56 inches statewide which was 6.04 inches above normal
and 142% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 17.57 inches, Central 21.49 inches,
Bluegrass 23.48 inches and East 19.70 inches, which was 2.19, 6.14, 10.21 and 5.61 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 13.03 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 27.22
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.