Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-5--2017 to 11-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 67.2 degrees across the state which was 0.7 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 79.1 in the West to 76.7
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 1.9 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 2.3 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 64.4 degrees in the West
to 55.9 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6.3 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 1.7 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 27.77 inches statewide which was 4.86 inches above normal
and 121.2% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 26.78 inches, Central 29.98 inches,
Bluegrass 27.31 inches and East 27.02 inches, which was 3.82, 6.44, 5.3 and 3.89 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 17.98 inches at Henderson county to a high of 39.72
inches at Muhlenberg county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 59.1 degrees.