Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-16-2018 to 07-14-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 58 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 68 in the West to 68 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 50 degrees in the West
to 48 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 98 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 30.11 inches statewide which was 4.49 inches above normal
and 118% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 30.64 inches, Central 31.52 inches,
Bluegrass 29.14 inches and East 29.13 inches, which was 3.58, 4.91, 5.36 and 4.09 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 17.16 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 39.47
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.