Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-25-2017 to 02-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 49 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 59 in the West to 59 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 40 degrees in the West
to 39 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 21.91 inches statewide which was 0.29 inches below normal
and 99% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 21.51 inches, Central 24.83 inches,
Bluegrass 20.76 inches and East 20.55 inches, which was -2.33, 1.09, 1.02 and -0.92 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.26 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 31.58
inches at GREENVILLE 6N.