Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 11-15-2017 to 12-14-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 42 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
and 10 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 55 in the West to 53
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 32 degrees in the West
to 31 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal
in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 75 degrees at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS and the extreme low was 11 degrees at PAINTSVILLE 4W.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.30 inches statewide which was 3.15 inches below normal
and 29% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.28 inches, Central 1.29 inches,
Bluegrass 1.44 inches and East 1.18 inches, which was 3.79, 3.47, 2.4 and 2.96 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.63 inches at SOMERSET AWOS to a high of 2.13
inches at CARROLLTON 2E.