Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-23-2017 to 04-21-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 41 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 50 in the West to 51 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 33 degrees in the West
to 32 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 86 at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 20.59 inches statewide which was 4.55 inches above normal
and 128% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 21.17 inches, Central 21.74 inches,
Bluegrass 19.43 inches and East 20.00 inches, which was 3.77, 4.73, 5.24 and 4.44 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.94 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 30.72
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.