Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-0--2018 to 11-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 44.7 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees cooler than normal
and 21.2 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 52.8 in the West to 54.9
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 9.1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 6.6 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 40.9 degrees in the West
to 35.7 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0.6 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 0.3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 108.7 degrees at Oldham county and the extreme low was 16.3 degrees at Meade county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 5.24 inches statewide which was 2.75 inches above normal
and 210.2% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 6.15 inches, Central 5.57 inches,
Bluegrass 5.17 inches and East 4.06 inches, which was 3.27, 2.97, 2.96 and 1.78 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 2.99 inches at Morgan county to a high of 8.24
inches at Muhlenberg county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 38.8 degrees.