Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-05-2018 to 12-11-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 32 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees cooler than normal
and 12 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 41 in the West to 38
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 9 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 12 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 6 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 51 degrees at PADUCAH ASOS and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.28 inches statewide which was 0.79 inches below normal
and 26% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.12 inches, Central 0.31 inches,
Bluegrass 0.02 inches and East 0.67 inches, which was 1.07, 0.84, 0.91 and 0.33 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at CARLISLE 5SW to a high of 1.75
inches at YELLOW CREEK.