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Kentucky - April Weather Information

Typical Monthly Temperatures and Average Rainfall

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The month of April typically brings glorious spring weather to Kentucky, with average high temperatures across the state ranging from the mid 60° up to around 70° with average lows falling into the 40° degrees range. If you are planning a visit, plan to pack a warm jacket for the cooler evenings and be prepared for some spring rain. Severe weather including tornadoes and flooding occasional occurs during the spring.

Kicking off with Thunder Over Louisville, the Kentucky Derby Festival, Kentucky's largest annual event and the nation's largest civic celebration, takes place in Louisville during the two weeks in April leading up to Derby Day. If you are planning a visit to Louisville to attend any of the popular Festival events, be sure to make your travel arrangements well in advance.

Current Kentucky Weather: National Weather Service Graphical Forecast Map

Ashland, Kentucky


Average April High: 66 Fahrenheit | 19° Celsius
Average April Low: 41° Fahrenheit | 5° Celsius
Average April Mean: 54° Fahrenheit | 12° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.6 Inches

Berea, Kentucky


Average April High: 70° Fahrenheit | 21° Celsius
Average April Low: 47° Fahrenheit | 8° Celsius
Average April Mean: 59° Fahrenheit | 15° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.7 Inches

Bowling Green, Kentucky


Average April High: 70° Fahrenheit | 21° Celsius
Average April Low: 46° Fahrenheit | 8° Celsius
Average April Mean: 58° Fahrenheit | 14° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 4.2 Inches

Cave City, Kentucky


Average April High: 71° Fahrenheit | 22° Celsius
Average April Low: 47° Fahrenheit | 8° Celsius
Average April Mean: 59° Fahrenheit | 15° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 4.4 Inches

Covington, Kentucky


Average April High: 66° Fahrenheit | 19° Celsius
Average April Low: 42° Fahrenheit | 6° Celsius
Average April Mean: 54° Fahrenheit | 12° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.9 Inches

Frankfort, Kentucky (State Capital)


Average April High: 67° Fahrenheit | 19° Celsius
Average April Low: 41° Fahrenheit | 5° Celsius
Average April Mean: 54° Fahrenheit | 12° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.7 Inches

Lexington, Kentucky


Average April High: 66° Fahrenheit | 19° Celsius
Average April Low: 45° Fahrenheit | 7° Celsius
Average April Mean: 56° Fahrenheit | 13° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.6 Inches

Louisville, Kentucky


Average April High: 69° Fahrenheit | 21° Celsius
Average April Low: 47° Fahrenheit | 8° Celsius
Average April Mean: 58° Fahrenheit | 14° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 4.0 Inches

Owensboro, Kentucky


Average April High: 69° Fahrenheit | 21° Celsius
Average April Low: 45° Fahrenheit | 7° Celsius
Average April Mean: 57° Fahrenheit | 14° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 4.7 Inches

Paducah, Kentucky


Average April High: 68° Fahrenheit | 20° Celsius
Average April Low: 45° Fahrenheit | 7° Celsius
Average April Mean: 57° Fahrenheit | 14° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 4.6 Inches

Richmond, Kentucky


Average April High: 70° Fahrenheit | 21° Celsius
Average April Low: 47° Fahrenheit | 8° Celsius
Average April Mean: 59° Fahrenheit | 15° Celsius
Average April Precipitation: 3.7 Inches

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Sources Include: The National Weather Service and information from various state and local tourism bureaus

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