Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-12-2018 to 08-14-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 74 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees cooler than normal
and 2 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 88 in the West to 84
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 64 degrees in the West
to 63 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 94 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 58 degrees at RICHMOND 8E.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.04 inches statewide which was 0.33 inches below normal
and 11% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.02 inches, Central 0.02 inches,
Bluegrass 0.08 inches and East 0.03 inches, which was 0.32, 0.34, 0.29 and 0.38 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at ALEXANDRIA 5NW to a high of 1.26
inches at CARROLLTON 2E.