Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 04-01-2019 to 04-21-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 57 degrees across the state which was 3 degrees warmer than normal
and 18 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 68 in the West to 69
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 47 degrees in the West
to 47 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 8 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 86 degrees at JACKSON AIRPORT and the extreme low was 19 degrees at PIKEVILLE 13S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 3.94 inches statewide which was 0.95 inches above normal
and 132% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 4.56 inches, Central 4.70 inches,
Bluegrass 3.64 inches and East 2.86 inches, which was 1.18, 1.64, 0.92 and 0.05 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 1.71 inches at BIG SANDY to a high of 5.99
inches at BRANDENBURG 4SW.