Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 04-23-2018 to 04-23-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 58 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
and 4 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 67 in the West to 62
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 8 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 54 degrees in the West
to 53 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 11 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 71 degrees at HARTFORD 3E and the extreme low was 44 degrees at VANCEBURG 6W.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.77 inches statewide which was 0.62 inches above normal
and 531% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.35 inches, Central 0.62 inches,
Bluegrass 0.60 inches and East 0.51 inches, which was 1.18, 0.47, 0.47 and 0.38 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.18 inches at LOUISA 1S to a high of 3.30
inches at MAYFIELD 6SW.