Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-6--2018 to 06-21-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 78.2 degrees across the state which was 4.7 degrees warmer than normal
and 0.2 degrees warmer than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 86.7 in the West to 84.7
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 0 degrees from normal in the West
to 0.6 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 80.2 degrees in the West
to 69.0 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 15.9 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 9.4 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 95.5 degrees at Lawrence county and the extreme low was 65.5 degrees at Ohio county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.75 inches statewide which was 0.32 inches above normal
and 173.4% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.81 inches, Central 0.40 inches,
Bluegrass 0.89 inches and East 0.91 inches, which was 0.38, -0.03, 0.46 and 0.47 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.00 inches at Breckinridge county to a high of 3.63
inches at Lewis county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 70.8 degrees.