Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-3--2018 to 07-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 66.2 degrees across the state which was 1.6 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 77.8 in the West to 76.1
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0.2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0.1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 63.8 degrees in the West
to 54.4 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 8.6 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4.2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 96.3 at Cumberland county and the extreme low was 15.6 at Harrison county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 19.95 inches statewide which was 2.09 inches above normal
and 111.7% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 20.28 inches, Central 20.51 inches,
Bluegrass 18.86 inches and East 20.16 inches, which was 1.7, 2.22, 1.86 and 2.6 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 14.65 inches at Campbell county to a high of 27.75
inches at Lincoln county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 57.0 degrees.