Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-2--2018 to 06-15-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 50.5 degrees across the state which was 1.9 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 60.8 in the West to 61.0
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0.1 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 0.8 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 46.5 degrees in the West
to 40.0 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 6.8 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 4.4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 93.7 at Simpson county and the extreme low was -8.5 at Boone county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 31.87 inches statewide which was 6.6 inches above normal
and 126.1% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 33.19 inches, Central 33.97 inches,
Bluegrass 29.59 inches and East 30.72 inches, which was 6.23, 7.39, 6.6 and 6.15 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 25.63 inches at Mason county to a high of 39.76
inches at Fulton county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 42.1 degrees.