Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 02-16-2018 to 08-14-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 64 degrees across the state which was 2 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 75 in the West to 74 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 56 degrees in the West
to 54 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 6 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 15 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 30.64 inches statewide which was 4.57 inches above normal
and 118% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 30.88 inches, Central 31.04 inches,
Bluegrass 31.96 inches and East 28.70 inches, which was 3.86, 4.29, 7.3 and 2.83 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 17.33 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 39.19
inches at FRANKFORT 7S.