Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-28-2018 to 10-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 65 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
and 12 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 75 in the West to 74
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 56 degrees in the West
to 56 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 10 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 92 degrees at GREENVILLE 6N and the extreme low was 31 degrees at CYNTHIANA 8N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.06 inches statewide which was 0.23 inches below normal
and 90% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.47 inches, Central 2.64 inches,
Bluegrass 1.89 inches and East 2.25 inches, which was -0.89, 0.25, -0.27 and -0.02 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.23 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 4.89
inches at LEXINGTON APT.