Kentucky Climate Summary
For the Period -1-1--2017 to 11-19-2017
Temperatures for the period averaged 43.9 degrees across the state which was 3.3 degrees cooler than normal
and 2 degrees cooler than the previous period. High temperatures averaged from 55.2 in the West to 54.6
in the East. Departure from normal high temperatures ranged from 3.4 degrees cooler than normal in the West
to 3.9 degrees cooler than normal in the East. Low temperatures averaged from 38.7 degrees in the West
to 34.2 degrees in the East. Departure from normal low temperature ranged from 0.4 degrees warmer than normal
in the West to 0 degrees from normal in the East. The extreme high temperature for the period
was 72.3 degrees at Fulton county and the extreme low was 23.5 degrees at Todd county.
Precipitation (liq. equ.) for the period totaled 0.63 inches statewide which was 0.31 inches below normal
and 67.4% of normal. Precipitation totals by climate division, West 0.49 inches, Central 0.62 inches,
Bluegrass 0.78 inches and East 0.64 inches, which was 0.61, 0.36, 0.03 and 0.21 inches below normal.
By station, precipitation totals ranged from a low of 0.30 inches at Graves county to a high of 1.26
inches at Carroll county. Dewpoint temperatures for the state averaged near 38.2 degrees.