Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-9--2018 to 11-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 55.3 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 65.3 in the West to 64.6
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4.4 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3.8 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 52.2 degrees in the West
to 46.1 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6.1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 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 12.61 inches statewide which was 5.83 inches above normal
and 186.1% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 12.71 inches, Central 13.77 inches,
Bluegrass 12.02 inches and East 11.94 inches, which was 5.35, 6.68, 5.83 and 5.48 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 8.18 inches at Campbell county to a high of 17.21
inches at McCreary county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 49.0 degrees.