Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 06-22-2018 to 09-19-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 76 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 87 in the West to 85 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 68 degrees in the West
to 66 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 98 at CAPE GIRARDEAU ASOS and the extreme low was 49 at MCKEE 5S.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 14.88 inches statewide which was 3.27 inches above normal
and 128% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 10.95 inches, Central 14.82 inches,
Bluegrass 18.94 inches and East 14.80 inches, which was -0.23, 2.97, 7.62 and 2.70 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 7.17 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 24.87
inches at OWINGSVILLE 4S.