Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 04-23-2018 to 05-22-2018

Temperatures for the period averaged 67 degrees across the state which was 5 degrees warmer than normal and 16 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 79 in the West to 77 in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 58 degrees in the West to 56 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6 degrees warmer than normal in the West to 9 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period was 93 degrees at HENDERSON 5E and the extreme low was 28 degrees at BOONEVILLE 2S.

Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 4.40 inches statewide which was 0.29 inches below normal and 94% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 4.26 inches, Central 4.04 inches, Bluegrass 5.00 inches and East 4.28 inches, which was -0.79, -0.84, 0.62 and -0.19 inches respectively from normal. By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 2.03 inches at CALHOUN 5NW to a high of 7.60 inches at LEXINGTON APT.