Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-22-2018 to 10-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 72 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 83 in the West to 80 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 1 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 4 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 99 at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 29 at CYNTHIANA 8N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 15.40 inches statewide which was 4.67 inches above normal
and 144% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 11.34 inches, Central 15.38 inches,
Bluegrass 19.53 inches and East 15.37 inches, which was 0.9, 4.23, 9.24 and 4.33 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 7.17 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 25.28
inches at OWINGSVILLE 4S.