Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 09-13-2018 to 09-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 77 degrees across the state which was 8 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 90 in the West to 84
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 8 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 66 degrees in the West
to 68 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 7 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 12 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 97 degrees at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 58 degrees at BRANDENBURG 4SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.49 inches statewide which was 0.35 inches below normal
and 59% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.03 inches, Central 0.23 inches,
Bluegrass 0.66 inches and East 1.03 inches, which was -0.82, -0.70, -0.09 and 0.21 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at BENTON 4N to a high of 2.44
inches at MOREHEAD 4NE.