Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 02-16-2018 to 02-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 44 degrees across the state which was 6 degrees warmer than normal
and 6 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 55 in the West to 55
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 5 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34 degrees in the West
to 36 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 10 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 72 degrees at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 24 degrees at CARBONDALE ASOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.31 inches statewide which was 0.93 inches above normal
and 340% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.02 inches, Central 1.23 inches,
Bluegrass 1.47 inches and East 1.52 inches, which was 0.59, 0.81, 1.14 and 1.16 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.66 inches at CARBONDALE ASOS to a high of 2.12
inches at VANCEBURG 6W.