Median Dates for First Fall Freeze

ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY...THE MEDIAN DATE FOR DROPPING TO 32 DEGREES GENERALLY OCCURS AROUND THE MIDDLE TO LATTER PART OF OCTOBER. ALTHOUGH SHELTERED VALLEY LOCATIONS GENERALLY SEE 32 DEGREES A WEEK OR SO EARLIER ON AVERAGE. FOR READINGS OF 28 DEGREES...THIS TYPICALLY OCCURS IN LATE OCTOBER AND EARLY NOVEMBER.

THE TABLE BELOW SHOWS MEDIAN DATES FOR TEMPERATURES TO DIP TO 32 DEGREES AND 28 DEGREES FOR SELECTED COOPERATIVE WEATHER OBSERVER SITES AND AIRPORTS ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY...  

 

STATION 32 DEGREES OR LOWER 28 DEGREES OR LOWER
NAME MEDIAN FIRST DATE MEDIAN FIRST DATE
BARBOURVILLE              OCT 22                 NOV  4
BAXTER                    OCT 23                  NOV  6
CAVE RUN LAKE             OCT 17                  Oct 25
GRAYHAWK                  OCT  7                  Oct 18
HEIDELBERG                OCT 19                  Oct 29
HYDEN                     OCT 22                  NOV  4
MANCHESTER                OCT 14                  Oct 24
MIDDLESBORO               OCT 18                 NOV  3
MONTICELLO                OCT 19                  Oct 28
MT STERLING              OCT 21                  NOV  3
MOUNT VERNON             OCT 13                 NOV  3
PAINTSVILLE               OCT 22                  NOV  3
SOMERSET                  OCT 15                  Oct 25
STEARNS                   OCT  7                  Oct 24
WEST LIBERTY             OCT  6                  Oct 20
WILLIAMSBURG              OCT 19                  Oct 27
NWS JACKSON               OCT 26                  NOV  7
LONDON-CORBIN ARPT        OCT 13                  Oct 28



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