Eastern Kentucky Climate Normals, Means and Extremes

...JACKSON KENTUCKY (JKL)...

TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE MAXIMUM........... 77.4
AVERAGE MINIMUM........... 58.4
AVERAGE MONTHLY........... 67.9
HIGHEST...................  95 ON THE  6TH & 14TH IN 1988/13TH IN 1991
AND THE 5TH IN 2007
LOWEST....................  34 ON THE 24TH IN 1981
LOW MAXIMUM..............   49 ON THE 27TH & 28TH & 30TH IN 1984
HIGH MINIMUM..............  73 ON THE  7TH IN 2007
NORMAL DAYS WITH HIGH 90 OR ABOVE.....  1.2
NORMAL DAYS WITH HIGH 32 OR BELOW.....  0.0
NORMAL DAYS WITH  LOW 32 OR BELOW.....  0.0
NORMAL DAYS WITH  LOW  0 OR BELOW.....  0.0

DEGREE DAYS (BASE 65)..... HEATING             COOLING

MONTHLY AVERAGE...........   44                 130
GREATEST MONTHLY..........  113 IN 1984         274 IN 1998
LEAST MONTHLY.............    5 IN 1986          62 IN 1994

PRECIPITATION DATA...

MONTHLY AVERAGE...........  3.77 INCHES
WETTEST...................  7.82 INCHES IN 1988
DRIEST....................  1.09 INCHES IN 2001
GREATEST 24 HOUR..........  3.86 INCHES ON THE 7TH-8TH IN 2004
AVERAGE DAYS OF THUNDER...   3.0
AVERAGE DAYS OF DENSE FOG.   6.4
AVERAGE SNOWFALL..........     0 INCHES
GREATEST SNOWFALL.........     0 INCHES
GREATEST 24 HOUR SNOWFALL.     0 INCHES
GREATEST SNOW DEPTH.......     0 INCHES

...LONDON KENTUCKY (LOZ)...

TEMPERATURE DATA...

AVERAGE MAXIMUM........... 78.8
AVERAGE MINIMUM........... 56.9
AVERAGE MONTHLY........... 67.9
HIGHEST...................  97 ON THE  5TH IN 2007
LOWEST....................  32 ON THE 24TH IN 1993
LOW MAXIMUM...............  51 ON THE 30TH IN 1984
HIGH MINIMUM..............  72 ON THE  5TH IN 1979/10TH IN 2007
NORMAL DAYS WITH HIGH 90 OR ABOVE.....  1.6
NORMAL DAYS WITH HIGH 32 OR BELOW.....  0.0
NORMAL DAYS WITH  LOW 32 OR BELOW.....  0.0
NORMAL DAYS WITH  LOW  0 OR BELOW.....  0.0

DEGREE DAYS (BASE 65)..... HEATING             COOLING

MONTHLY AVERAGE...........   48                 133
GREATEST MONTHLY..........  112 IN 1967 & 1975  242 IN 2007
LEAST MONTHLY.............    0 IN 1955          24 IN 1976

PRECIPITATION DATA...

MONTHLY AVERAGE...........  3.37 INCHES
WETTEST...................  8.50 INCHES IN 2004
DRIEST....................  0.59 INCHES IN 1961
GREATEST DAILY RAIN.......  4.32 INCHES ON THE 17TH IN 2004
AVERAGE SNOWFALL..........     0 INCHES
GREATEST SNOWFALL.........     0 INCHES
GREATEST DAILY SNOWFALL...     0 INCHES

***SNOWFALL RECORDS FOR LONDON WERE KEPT BETWEEN 1954 AND 1996***

THE LATEST CLIMATE OUTLOOK FOR SEPTEMBER INDICATES THAT EASTERN KENTUCKY
WILL BE IN A WEATHER PATTERN MORE CONDUCIVE TO NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES
AND PRECIPITATION.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON CLIMATE OUTLOOKS TRY THIS INTERNET ADDRESS:
HTTP://WWW.CPC.NCEP.NOAA.GOV

CLIMATE WEATHER RECORDS AT THE JULIAN CARROLL AIRPORT NEAR JACKSON
KENTUCKY (JKL) DATE BACK TO JANUARY 1ST 1981.

CLIMATE WEATHER RECORDS AT THE LONDON-CORBIN MAGEE FIELD AIRPORT (LOZ)
DATE BACK TO NOVEMBER 11TH 1954.



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