Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -0-2--2019 to 02-19-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 34.8 degrees across the state which was 3.6 degrees cooler than normal
and 6 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 40.1 in the West to 44.0
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 10.3 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 5.9 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 32.7 degrees in the West
to 29.0 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 3.2 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 3.1 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 58.8 degrees at Letcher county and the extreme low was 18.3 degrees at Boone county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.60 inches statewide which was 0.21 inches above normal
and 155.8% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.73 inches, Central 0.63 inches,
Bluegrass 0.10 inches and East 0.94 inches, which was 0.29, 0.22, -0.23 and 0.58 inches respectively from normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.01 inches at Boone county to a high of 2.09
inches at Clinton county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 29.2 degrees.