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Climatology - Louisville, KY

 

 Latest official climate summary for Louisville (Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport)
 Latest climate summary for Louisville Bowman Field

Louisville Ali 1991-2020 monthly/seasonal/annual normals

Louisville Bowman 1991-2020 monthly/seasonal/annual normals

Daily Records for Temperature, Precipitation, Snowfall, and Snow Depth (pdf files)

 January
 February
 March
 April
 May
 June
 July
 August
 September
 October
 November
 December

Temperature Information (pdf files)

 Temperature Extremes for Louisville, Kentucky, and Indiana
  First and last dates for certain temperature thresholds
 Top Ten Warmest of Each Month
 Top Ten Coldest of Each Month
 Top Ten Warmest and Coldest Months of All-Time
 Top Ten Warmest of Each Season and Top Ten Coldest of Each Season
 Top Ten Warmest Years and Top Ten Coldest Years
 Days of Temperatures at or Above 100°, 1872 - Present
 Days of Temperatures at or Below 0°, by Calendar Year, 1872 - Present
 Days of Temperatures at or Below 0°, by Cold Season, 1872 - Present

Precipitation Information (pdf files)

 Precipitation and Snowfall Extremes for Louisville, Kentucky, and Indiana
 Top Ten Wettest Years, Top Ten Driest Years, and Top Ten Wettest Days
 Top Ten Wettest of Each Month
 Top Ten Driest of Each Month
 Top Ten Wettest and Driest Months of All-Time
 Top Ten Wettest of Each Season, Top Ten Driest of Each Season, Top Ten Wettest Seasons, and Top Ten Driest Seasons
 Top Ten Wettest Days of Each Month
 Top Ten Snowiest Days and Top Ten Deepest Snow Depths
 Top Ten Snowiest Days of Each Month
 Top Ten Snowiest of Each Month
 Top Ten Snowiest Months
 Top Ten Snowiest of Each Season and Top Ten Least Snowy Winters
 Top Ten Snowiest and Least Snowy Calendar Years
 Top Ten Heaviest Snowfall Storm Totals (multi-day storm totals)

Special Day Information (most are pdf files)

 New Years's Day
 Valentine's Day
 Leap Day
 St. Patrick's Day
 Easter
 Derby/Oaks/Thunder
 Derby Day (PDF)
  Memorial Day
 Independence Day
 Labor Day
 Halloween
 ​ Veterans Day
 Thanksgiving
 Christmas

Climatological Normals and Miscellaneous

  Monthly, Seasonal, and Annual Temp/Precip/Snow/Degree Day Normals
  Louisville Ali Daily Temp/Precip/Snow/Degree Day Normals
  Louisville Bowman Daily Temp/Precip/Degree Day Normals
  Normal number of days with certain threshold temperature, precipitation, and snowfall benchmarks at Louisville Ali and Louisville Bowman (coming soon)
 Frost/freeze Information
  Snow information including average first/last dates
 Seasonal Average Temperatures, Total Precipitation, and Total Snowfall 1872 - Present
 Wind Information Including Strongest Gust, Average Cloudiness Information, and Highest/Lowest/Average Barometric Pressure
 Highest known dew points
 Wind Rose for Louisville International Airport (thanks to the Midwest Regional Climate Center) (JPG)
 Two Bizarre May Snowfalls in Kentucky
 Station History


Preliminary Local Daily and Monthly Climatological Data

 The Preliminary Local Climatological Data Sheet summarizes temperature, heating and cooling degree days and precipitation and snowfall. This is preliminary unofficial data compiled within our office, and may contain erroneous or incorrect data.

Absolute Maximum Absolute Minimum
107 °F on 07/24/1901, 07/28/1930, 07/14/1936 -22 °F on 01/19/1994