Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-1--2018 to 11-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 38.7 degrees across the state which was 8.5 degrees cooler than normal
and 2.6 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 44.8 in the West to 48.8
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 13.8 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 9.7 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 35.2 degrees in the West
to 31.9 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3.1 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 2.3 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 22.3 degrees at Boone county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.21 inches statewide which was 0.27 inches above normal
and 129.4% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.74 inches, Central 1.62 inches,
Bluegrass 1.20 inches and East 1.26 inches, which was -0.36, 0.64, 0.39 and 0.41 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.28 inches at Fulton county to a high of 1.96
inches at Allen county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 34.5 degrees.