Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-09-2018 to 09-22-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 74 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 84 in the West to 81
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 64 degrees in the West
to 66 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 10 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 99 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 52 degrees at CALHOUN 5NW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.68 inches statewide which was 1.01 inches above normal
and 160% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.20 inches, Central 2.21 inches,
Bluegrass 4.29 inches and East 3.01 inches, which was -0.49, 0.36, 2.78 and 1.38 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.24 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 7.94
inches at OWINGSVILLE 4S.