Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 01-20-2018 to 03-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 44 degrees across the state which was 4 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 53 in the West to 54 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 36 degrees in the West
to 36 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 82 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was 5 at CARBONDALE ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 11.22 inches statewide which was 3.35 inches above normal
and 143% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 11.68 inches, Central 11.99 inches,
Bluegrass 10.44 inches and East 10.79 inches, which was 3.14, 3.57, 3.52 and 3.2 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 6.96 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 16.46
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.