Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-22-2018 to 04-21-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 46 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 55 in the West to 56 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 38 degrees in the West
to 37 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 86 at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 5 at CARBONDALE ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 17.27 inches statewide which was 5.03 inches above normal
and 141% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 17.17 inches, Central 18.29 inches,
Bluegrass 16.60 inches and East 17.04 inches, which was 3.76, 5.35, 5.71 and 5.31 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.79 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 27.21
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.