Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-25-2017 to 01-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 54 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 65 in the West to 64 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 46 degrees in the West
to 44 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 1 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 21.27 inches statewide which was 1.14 inches below normal
and 95% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 20.75 inches, Central 23.26 inches,
Bluegrass 20.48 inches and East 20.60 inches, which was -2.71, -0.34, 0.03 and -1.55 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.28 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 31.06
inches at GREENVILLE 6N.