Louisville - Recent Annual Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the weather in Louisville, Kentucky was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many really hot and cold days occurred each year. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed during recent years, as well as how often Louisville had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Louisville International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

Louisville temperature averages by year
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
70 51 2017 21 11
70 51 2016 21 11
69 50 2015 20 10
66 47 2014 19 8
67 48 2013 19 9
71 51 2012 22 10
69 50 2011 20 10
69 50 2010 20 10
Number of days each year when the temperature in Louisville dropped to 0 or 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 or 90 degrees Fahrenheit
0 °F
-18 °C
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
90 °F
32 °C
0 55 2017 209 41
0 69 2016 206 54
2 72 2015 196 38
2 88 2014 183 35
0 92 2013 185 33
0 69 2012 202 60
0 64 2011 187 56
0 85 2010 206 85

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Louisville during each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.254 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation in Louisville
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
111 2017 44.6 1132
81 2016 43.6 1106
91 2015 62.4 1585
75 2014 43.3 1100
69 2013 53.6 1362
73 2012 45.7 1161
87 2011 68.1 1729
54 2010 38.5 979

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Louisville and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
1 2017 2.8 7
6 2016 15.0 38
5 2015 23.9 61
7 2014 24.0 61
5 2013 13.0 33
3 2012 9.7 25
4 2011 11.4 29
8 2010 27.4 70
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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