Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-1--2018 to 01-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 18.0 degrees across the state which was 15 degrees cooler than normal
and 1.2 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 30.4 in the West to 30.3
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 12.7 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 13 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 7.0 degrees in the West
to 5.3 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 18.1 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 17.4 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 49.1 degrees at Letcher county and the extreme low was -11.0 degrees at Cumberland county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.00 inches statewide which was 0.35 inches below normal
and 0.0% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.00 inches, Central 0.00 inches,
Bluegrass 0.00 inches and East 0.00 inches, which was 0.37, 0.37, 0.31 and 0.36 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at Adair county to a high of 0.05
inches at Oldham county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 9.2 degrees.