Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-17-2017 to 12-15-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 47 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 58 in the West to 57 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 38 degrees in the West
to 37 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 83 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 11 at PAINTSVILLE 4W.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 4.91 inches statewide which was 2.83 inches below normal
and 63% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 5.23 inches, Central 4.87 inches,
Bluegrass 5.36 inches and East 4.18 inches, which was 3.56, 3.28, 1.45 and 3.01 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 2.89 inches at WILLIAMSBURG AWOS to a high of 7.61
inches at LA GRANGE 6NW.