Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-7--2018 to 11-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 65.2 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 76.0 in the West to 74.0
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2.3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2.6 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 63.2 degrees in the West
to 55.7 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4.1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 138.7 at Lewis county and the extreme low was 16.3 at Meade county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 21.29 inches statewide which was 7.16 inches above normal
and 150.7% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 18.22 inches, Central 21.09 inches,
Bluegrass 24.62 inches and East 21.22 inches, which was 3.87, 6.42, 11.29 and 7.06 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 13.85 inches at Union county to a high of 30.57
inches at Franklin county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 58.7 degrees.