Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 02-23-2018 to 04-23-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 48 degrees across the state which was 1 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 58 in the West to 58 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 40 degrees in the West
to 38 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0 degrees from normal
in the West to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 86 at LOUISA 1S and the extreme low was 15 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 11.08 inches statewide which was 2.5 inches above normal
and 129% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 12.85 inches, Central 11.23 inches,
Bluegrass 10.29 inches and East 9.97 inches, which was 3.44, 2.29, 2.55 and 1.75 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 6.43 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 17.97
inches at MAYFIELD 6SW.