Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-05-2019 to 01-18-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 38 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees warmer than normal
and 4 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 45 in the West to 44
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 35 degrees in the West
to 33 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 9 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 10 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 69 degrees at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was 13 degrees at HINDMAN 5N.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.09 inches statewide which was 0.64 inches below normal
and 63% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.78 inches, Central 1.02 inches,
Bluegrass 1.26 inches and East 1.31 inches, which was 1.04, 0.82, 0.23 and 0.48 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.57 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 1.91
inches at CARLISLE 5SW.