Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-22-2018 to 03-21-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 40 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 48 in the West to 49 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0 degrees from normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 33 degrees in the West
to 33 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 4 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 7 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 87 at PEABODY and the extreme low was -9 at BURLINGTON 4S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 17.65 inches statewide which was 5.93 inches above normal
and 151% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 18.99 inches, Central 18.68 inches,
Bluegrass 15.35 inches and East 17.59 inches, which was 6.4, 6.13, 5.08 and 6.14 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 11.52 inches at TRIANGLE MOUNTAIN to a high of 25.19
inches at MURRAY 1W.