Median Dates for Last Spring Freeze

Based on the tables below, most areas have not even reached the median last 28 degree day yet. Thus, with trees and some crops already ahead of schedule, forecast temperatures should be monitored closely over the next several weeks. The tables and graphics below summerize the median last 28 and 32 degree days of the spring for eastern Kentucky. 

 

Location

Earliest Last 28 Degrees

Median Last 28 Degrees

Latest Last 28 Degrees

Baxter

April 11

March 20

May 13

Barbourville

March 19

April 8

April 25

Farmers

March 24

April 11

May 10

Gray Hawk

March 31

April 17

May 10

Heidelberg

March 20

April 11

May 4

Hyden

March 16

April 10

May 5

Jackson Airport

March 13

April 5

April 23

London

March 10

April 7

April 24

Manchester

March 30

April 14

May 4

Middlesboro

March 19

April 14

May 5

Monticello

March 18

April 10

April 24

Mount Sterling

March 18

April 7

April 29

Mount Vernon

March 20

April 8

April 29

Paintsville

March 14

April 10

April 23

Somerset

March 22

April 10

May 5

Stearns

March 18

April 11

May 4

Tomahawk

March 28

April 28

May 18

West Liberty

March 19

April 21

May 16

Williamsburg

March 19

April 10

April 28

Median Freeze Map - 28 Degrees Contour

 

Location

Earliest Last 32 Degrees

Median Last 32 Degrees

Latest Last 32 Degrees

Baxter

April 1

April 20

May 13

Barbourville

March 26

April 24

May 10

Farmers

March 30

April 25

May 18

Gray Hawk

April 8

May 4

June 13

Heidelberg

March 29

April 27

May 18

Hyden

April 1

April 30

May 19

Jackson Airport

March 23

Apirl 10

May 16

London

March 22

April 18

May 20

Manchester

April 10

May 3

May 27

Middlesboro

April 8

May 1

May 18

Monticello

March 31

April 19

May 17

Mount Sterling

March 23

April 17

May15

Mount Vernon

April 1

April 25

May 16

Paintsville

March 31

April 19

May 8

Somerset

March 25

April 23

May 16

Stearns

April 8

April 27

May 15

Tomahawk

April 11

May 7

May 19

West Liberty

March 30

May 6

May 28

Williamsburg

March 29

April 23

May 12

Median Freeze Map - 32 Degrees Contour

 



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