Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-23-2017 to 02-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 49 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 59 in the West to 59 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 40 degrees in the West
to 39 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 22.01 inches statewide which was 0.16 inches below normal
and 99% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 21.50 inches, Central 24.89 inches,
Bluegrass 20.75 inches and East 20.89 inches, which was -2.25, 1.20, 1.00 and -0.59 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 10.17 inches at POPLAR BLUFF ASOS to a high of 31.58
inches at GREENVILLE 6N.