Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 07-01-2018 to 07-19-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 79 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal . High temperatures averaged from 90 in the West to 88 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 71 degrees in the West to 67 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 98 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 55 at PAINTSVILLE 4W.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.38 inches statewide which was 1.31 inches below normal and 51% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.66 inches, Central 1.30 inches, Bluegrass 1.14 inches and East 1.44 inches, which was 1, 1.42, 1.49 and 1.33 inches below normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at BIG SANDY to a high of 3.82 inches at MCKEE 5S.