Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 08-01-2018 to 08-15-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 76 degrees across the state which was 0 degrees from normal
. High temperatures averaged from 88 in the West to 84 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 2 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 67 degrees in the West
to 66 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 97 at MADISONVILLE 4S and the extreme low was 56 at MAYFIELD 6SW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 1.87 inches statewide which was 0.09 inches below normal
and 96% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.65 inches, Central 1.78 inches,
Bluegrass 2.15 inches and East 1.90 inches, which was -0.21, -0.12, 0.22 and -0.24 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.11 inches at OWENSBORO AWSS to a high of 5.85
inches at SCOTTSVILLE 2W.