Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 03-16-2020 to 03-29-2020
Temperatures for the period averaged 55 degrees across the state which was 6 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 63 in the West to 64
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 48 degrees in the West
to 49 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 9 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 14 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 88 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 27 degrees at ALEXANDRIA 5NW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.93 inches statewide which was 0.86 inches above normal
and 141% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 2.90 inches, Central 3.14 inches,
Bluegrass 2.28 inches and East 3.40 inches, which was 0.69, 0.95, 0.41 and 1.38 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 1.15 inches at HARTFORD 3E to a high of 5.02
inches at BARBOURVILLE 3E.