Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-16-2019 to 01-18-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 39 degrees across the state which was 6 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 44 in the West to 39
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 4 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 37 degrees in the West
to 34 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 12 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 11 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 50 degrees at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS and the extreme low was 25 degrees at PIKEVILLE 13S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.20 inches statewide which was 0.15 inches below normal
and 56% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.14 inches, Central 0.25 inches,
Bluegrass 0.14 inches and East 0.25 inches, which was 0.23, 0.12, 0.17 and 0.12 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N to a high of 0.42
inches at PIKEVILLE 13S.