Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 12-21-2017 to 02-18-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 34 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 41 in the West to 43 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 4 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 26 degrees in the West
to 26 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 77 at BOONEVILLE 2S and the extreme low was -17 at MONTICELLO AWOS.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 9.05 inches statewide which was 1.55 inches above normal
and 121% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 8.43 inches, Central 9.52 inches,
Bluegrass 7.90 inches and East 10.35 inches, which was 0.41, 1.43, 1.4 and 2.97 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 4.45 inches at CARBONDALE ASOS to a high of 14.37
inches at WHITLEY CITY 3N.