Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-2--2018 to 02-19-2019
Temperatures for the period averaged 38.3 degrees across the state which was 3.8 degrees warmer than normal
. High temperatures averaged from 47.1 in the West to 48.1
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 2.2 degrees warmer than normal in the West
to 3 degrees warmer than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 34.5 degrees in the West
to 29.7 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 8.2 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 5.9 degrees warmer than normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 75.7 at Lawrence county and the extreme low was -8.5 at Boone county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 11.77 inches statewide which was 4.28 inches above normal
and 157.1% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 13.25 inches, Central 12.61 inches,
Bluegrass 10.08 inches and East 11.13 inches, which was 5.23, 4.53, 3.59 and 3.76 inches above normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 8.27 inches at Lawrence county to a high of 16.88
inches at Calloway county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 32.1 degrees.