Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-0--2018 to 12-13-2018
Temperatures for the period averaged 43.6 degrees across the state which was 4.6 degrees cooler than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 53.3 in the West to 52.8
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 6.9 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 6.9 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 39.4 degrees in the West
to 34.5 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0.5 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 0.5 degrees cooler than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 108.7 at Oldham county and the extreme low was 11.3 at Ohio county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 9.07 inches statewide which was 1.41 inches above normal
and 118.4% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 9.82 inches, Central 10.02 inches,
Bluegrass 8.48 inches and East 7.96 inches, which was 1.12, 1.97, 1.72 and 0.83 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 6.07 inches at Morgan county to a high of 12.45
inches at Muhlenberg county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 37.0 degrees.