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CXUS53 KLMK 012240  
CLMLEX  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY  
540 PM EST WED FEB 01 2023  
   
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..THE LEXINGTON KY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2023
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1872 TO 2023  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR'S  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE DATE(S)  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
RECORD  
HIGH 80 01/24/1943  
LOW -21 01/24/1963  
HIGHEST 67 01/03 MM MM 62 01/01  
LOWEST 20 01/15 MM MM 3 01/29  
AVG. MAXIMUM 51.1 42.3 8.8 37.5  
AVG. MINIMUM 34.9 25.4 9.5 19.9  
MEAN 43.0 33.9 9.1 28.7  
DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0.0 0.0 0  
DAYS MAX <= 32 0 7.6 -7.6 10  
DAYS MIN <= 32 13 22.7 -9.7 29  
DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0.6 -0.6 0  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
RECORD  
MAXIMUM 16.65 1950  
MINIMUM 0.37 1981  
TOTALS 6.29 3.42 2.87 5.25  
DAILY AVG. 0.20 0.11 0.09 0.17  
DAYS >= .01 16 12.6 3.4 11  
DAYS >= .10 10 6.7 3.3 7  
DAYS >= .50 4 2.3 1.7 3  
DAYS >= 1.00 2 0.7 1.3 2  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 2.59 01/02 TO 01/03  
 
SNOWFALL (INCHES)  
RECORDS  
TOTAL 21.9 5  
TOTALS 0.7 4.7 -4.0 17.1  
SINCE 7/1 2.9 7.0 -4.1 MM  
SNOWDEPTH AVG. T 1  
DAYS >= 1.0 0 1.3 -1.3 4  
GREATEST  
SNOW DEPTH MM 8 01/07  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 674 966 -292 1118  
SINCE 7/1 2302 2681 -379 MM  
COOLING TOTAL 0 0 0 0  
SINCE 1/1 0 0 0 MM    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.5  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 39/220 DATE 01/25  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 58/210 DATE 01/25  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.63  
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 7  
NUMBER OF DAYS PC 12  
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 12  
 
AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 72  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH  
THUNDERSTORM 3 MIXED PRECIP 0  
HEAVY RAIN 3 RAIN 7  
LIGHT RAIN 16 FREEZING RAIN 1  
LT FREEZING RAIN 3 HAIL 0  
HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 0  
LIGHT SNOW 5 SLEET 0  
FOG 19 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 2  
HAZE 2  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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