Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-1--2018 to 02-14-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 39.3 degrees across the state which was 2.3 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 48.3 in the West to 48.3
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 0.8 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 35.5 degrees in the West
to 30.6 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6.7 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4.5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 75.7 at Lawrence county and the extreme low was -8.5 at Boone county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 15.60 inches statewide which was 3.6 inches above normal
and 130.0% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 16.65 inches, Central 16.16 inches,
Bluegrass 14.25 inches and East 15.35 inches, which was 3.53, 3.24, 3.87 and 3.77 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 12.33 inches at Rowan county to a high of 20.36
inches at Calloway county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 33.2 degrees.