Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period 10-01-2018 to 10-17-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 66 degrees across the state which was 6 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 75 in the West to 74 in the East.
Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 2 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 58 degrees in the West
to 57 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 9 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 12 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 92 at GREENVILLE 6N and the extreme low was 34 at CALHOUN 5NW.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 2.06 inches statewide which was 0.22 inches above normal
and 112% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 1.47 inches, Central 2.64 inches,
Bluegrass 1.89 inches and East 2.23 inches, which was -0.42, 0.73, 0.15 and 0.40 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.23 inches at MONTICELLO AWOS to a high of 4.89
inches at LEXINGTON APT.