Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-7--2017 to 11-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 64.4 degrees across the state which was 0.8 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 76.5 in the West to 74.0
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1.8 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2.6 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 61.0 degrees in the West
to 53.2 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 5.8 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 1.6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 104.0 at Owsley county and the extreme low was 22.5 at Johnson county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 18.22 inches statewide which was 4.09 inches above normal
and 129.0% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 17.52 inches, Central 19.46 inches,
Bluegrass 17.78 inches and East 18.13 inches, which was 3.17, 4.79, 4.45 and 3.97 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 11.44 inches at Graves county to a high of 26.07
inches at Muhlenberg county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 56.7 degrees.