Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-16-2018 to 09-22-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 76 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 89 in the West to 82
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 67 degrees in the West
to 67 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 10 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 12 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 99 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 59 degrees at ALEXANDRIA 5NW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.21 inches statewide which was 0.38 inches above normal
and 145% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.91 inches, Central 1.26 inches,
Bluegrass 1.23 inches and East 1.45 inches, which was 0.06, 0.35, 0.48 and 0.63 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.17 inches at EDMONTON 5W to a high of 4.61
inches at MUNFORDVILLE 6E.