Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-24-2017 to 04-21-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 42 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 52 in the West to 52 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34 degrees in the West
to 33 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 24.66 inches statewide which was 0.61 inches above normal
and 103% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 25.58 inches, Central 25.97 inches,
Bluegrass 24.05 inches and East 23.06 inches, which was -0.91, 0.45, 2.86 and 0.05 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 12.66 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 34.54
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.