Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-1--2018 to 11-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 44.5 degrees across the state which was 1.7 degrees cooler than normal
and 11.6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 53.3 in the West to 57.9
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4.2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0.6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 37.9 degrees in the West
to 33.0 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0.5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 0.5 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 65.1 degrees at Calloway county and the extreme low was 25.7 degrees at Grayson county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.03 inches statewide which was 0.38 inches below normal
and 7.3% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.02 inches, Central 0.01 inches,
Bluegrass 0.05 inches and East 0.04 inches, which was 0.45, 0.42, 0.31 and 0.34 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at Allen county to a high of 0.22
inches at McCreary county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 39.3 degrees.