Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-26-2017 to 04-23-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 42 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 52 in the West to 52 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34 degrees in the West
to 34 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 86 at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 25.56 inches statewide which was 1.42 inches above normal
and 106% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 27.52 inches, Central 26.65 inches,
Bluegrass 24.55 inches and East 23.54 inches, which was 0.92, 1.04, 3.28 and 0.45 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 13.44 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 35.15
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.