Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 06-24-2018 to 07-14-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 78 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 90 in the West to 87
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 71 degrees in the West
to 67 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 98 degrees at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 56 degrees at CYNTHIANA 8N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 3.61 inches statewide which was 0.64 inches above normal
and 122% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 3.56 inches, Central 4.58 inches,
Bluegrass 2.90 inches and East 3.39 inches, which was 0.61, 1.62, -0.01 and 0.34 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.86 inches at MAYFIELD 6SW to a high of 8.11
inches at STANFORD 4NE.