Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 03-01-2019 to 03-21-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 42 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees cooler than normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 50 in the West to 51
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 8 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 6 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34 degrees in the West
to 33 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 80 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 0 degrees at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.36 inches statewide which was 0.61 inches below normal
and 79% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 3.11 inches, Central 2.05 inches,
Bluegrass 2.23 inches and East 2.04 inches, which was 0.05, 1.08, 0.46 and 0.87 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.89 inches at SOMERSET AWOS to a high of 5.19
inches at PADUCAH ASOS.