Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 11-05-2018 to 11-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 41 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees cooler than normal
and 12 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 47 in the West to 50
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 14 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 11 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34 degrees in the West
to 35 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 71 degrees at WHITESBURG 2NW and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 3.44 inches statewide which was 1.74 inches above normal
and 202% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 2.38 inches, Central 3.94 inches,
Bluegrass 3.58 inches and East 3.86 inches, which was 0.39, 2.16, 2.09 and 2.32 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.97 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 5.54
inches at SCOTTSVILLE 2W.