Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-21-2017 to 03-20-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 38 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 47 in the West to 48 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 1 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 30 degrees in the West
to 30 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 82 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 14.78 inches statewide which was 3.08 inches above normal
and 126% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 16.11 inches, Central 15.72 inches,
Bluegrass 13.32 inches and East 13.98 inches, which was 3.53, 3.18, 3.07 and 2.54 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 7.12 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 20.32
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.