Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-9--2017 to 11-17-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 59.0 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 70.9 in the West to 69.8
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0.4 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 0.7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 54.5 degrees in the West
to 47.1 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 7.7 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4.3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104.0 at Owsley county and the extreme low was 22.5 at Johnson county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 7.57 inches statewide which was 0.83 inches above normal
and 112.4% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 8.68 inches, Central 7.48 inches,
Bluegrass 7.77 inches and East 6.35 inches, which was 1.39, 0.43, 1.61 and -0.09 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 4.04 inches at Bath county to a high of 16.43
inches at Muhlenberg county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 51.0 degrees.