Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 03-23-2020 to 03-29-2020
Temperatures for the period averaged 59 degrees across the state which was 10 degrees warmer than normal
and 8 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 68 in the West to 69
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 52 degrees in the West
to 51 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 12 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 16 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 88 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 32 degrees at PAINTSVILLE 4W.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.09 inches statewide which was 0.06 inches above normal
and 106% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.97 inches, Central 1.07 inches,
Bluegrass 0.83 inches and East 1.48 inches, which was -0.14, -0.02, -0.10 and 0.48 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.27 inches at HARDINSBURG 5SW to a high of 2.71
inches at BARBOURVILLE 3E.