Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-23-2017 to 02-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 34 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 42 in the West to 44 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 26 degrees in the West
to 26 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 82 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 8.81 inches statewide which was 1.33 inches above normal
and 118% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 8.00 inches, Central 9.23 inches,
Bluegrass 7.86 inches and East 10.17 inches, which was -0.02, 1.16, 1.38 and 2.81 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 4.29 inches at CARBONDALE ASOS to a high of 14.05
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.